Warriors beat Celtics 103-90 to win 4th NBA title in 8 years
BOSTON — The Golden State Warriors are NBA champions once again, topping the Boston Celtics 103-90 on Thursday night for their fourth title in the last eight seasons. The first three rings came in 2015, 2017 and 2018, when Golden State was dynastic and made five consecutive trips to the finals. But this season, with Thompson returning around the midway point, the Warriors were finally back. It thrust a Golden State team into a rebuild that became a reload. For Golden State coach Steve Kerr, it’s a ninth championship overall after winning five as a player.mlive.com
How to Watch the NBA Finals - Golden State Warriors vs. Boston Celtics: Game 6 | Channel, Start Time, Preview
Watch the NBA Playoffs on FuboTV (Try now) and DirecTV StreamGOLDEN STATE WARRIORS vs. BOSTON CELTICSGame 6 (Warriors lead 3-2)The Warriors fed off the home crowd on Monday night. However, the playoff veteran Golden State squad rebounded to put themselves within one win of an NBA title with a 104-94 win. Watch the NBA Playoffs on FuboTV (Try now)Five Warriors ended up with double-digits in the win on Monday night. Golden State now heads back to Boston, where they won Game Four of this series, with a chance to win the franchise’s seventh championship, which would place them third all-time behind the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers. Check out the full NBA Playoffs bracket heremlive.com
Ex-Wolverine Jordan Poole makes another long-distance buzzer beater
“This dude been making these type of shots forever lol,” Charles Matthews tweeted late Monday night, clearly in response to yet another long-distance buzzer beater from his former Michigan teammate Jordan Poole. On Monday, after Golden State’s Andrew Wiggins grabbed a defensive rebound with 3.6 seconds left in the third, Poole immediately raced up court and called for the ball. Though Wiggins released his pass with just .8 seconds left, Poole caught it and released a fundamentally sound shot before the buzzer. He left Michigan after his sophomore season, was drafted by the Warriors with the 28th pick, and is in his third season in the NBA. Golden State is one win away from an NBA championship, with Game 6 set for Thursday night in Boston.mlive.com
How to Watch the NBA Finals - Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors: Game 5 | Channel, Start Time, Preview
After a big-time performance from the greatest three-point shooter in NBA history, the Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics head back to California with the Finals all knotted up, with the series down to a best-of-three. Watch the NBA Playoffs on FuboTV (Try now) and DirecTV StreamBOSTON CELTICS vs. GOLDEN STATE WARRIORSGame 5 (Series tied 2-2)When: Monday, June 13Time: 9:00 p.m. Watch the NBA Playoffs on FuboTV (Try now)Curry put up one of the best postseason performances of his career. The series heads back to the Chase Center, where the two squads split the opening two games of the series. Check out the full NBA Playoffs bracket heremlive.com
Warriors vs. Celtics Game 5 predictions, NBA Playoff picks, odds and an expert same game parlay
The Golden State Warriors evened up the NBA Finals at two games each as they used their defense to capture a 107-97 win in Game 4. 2022 NBA Finals: Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors oddsThe Golden State Warriors are -3.5 point favorites for Game 5, while the Boston Celtics are +3.5 on the point spread at DraftKings Sportsbook. Our experts predict that three players can go over their respective player props in Game 5, and our same game parlay has +615 odds! Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors Game 5 player prop prediction: Marcus Smart over 5.5 assists (+100)Marcus Smart continues to play well offensively against the Warriors and has averaged 4.75 assists in the NBA Finals thus far. Smart averaged eight assists per game against Golden State in the regular season, and we predict that he can have at least six on Monday night.mlive.com
‘I have endless range’: Jordan Poole makes splash as Warriors beat Boston in game 2 of NBA Finals
Jordan Poole made a cannonball-type of splash in game two of the NBA Finals to help the Golden State Warriors boat race the Boston Celtics, 107-88, scoring 17 points with five three-pointers and two steals in the victory.
Curry, Warriors rally past Mavs for 2-0 lead in West finals
Stephen Curry scored 32 points with six 3-pointers and eight rebounds, Kevon Looney had a career-high 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors used one of their signature third-quarter flurries to rally past the Dallas Mavericks 126-117 for a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Curry, Warriors rally past Grizzlies 101-98 for 3-1 lead
Stephen Curry converted eight free throws over the final 45.7 seconds on the way to 32 points, leading the Golden State Warriors’ fourth-quarter comeback for a 101-98 victory against the Memphis Grizzlies and a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.
Injured Grizzlies star Ja Morant unlikely to play in Game 4
Grizzlies guard Ja Morant is unlikely to play in Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals against Golden State on Monday night after injuring his right knee on a play with Jordan Poole that the teams are debating from Memphis’ 142-112 defeat Saturday night.
Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Morant, Grizzlies 142-112
Stephen Curry scored 30 points, Klay Thompson had 21 and nine rebounds and the Golden State Warriors shut down Ja Morant’s supporting cast to embarrass the Memphis Grizzlies 142-112 on Saturday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.
Poole shines in playoff debut, Curry back as Warriors win
Jordan Poole shined in his long-awaited playoff debut scoring 30 points, staying in the starting lineup as Stephen Curry returned from a foot injury by coming off the bench initially, and the Golden State Warriors’ defense smothered Nikola Jokic to beat the Denver Nuggets 123-107 in the opener of their first-round playoff series.
Thompson has season-high 33, Warriors edge Lakers 117-115
Klay Thompson scored 16 of his season-high 33 points in the fourth quarter, Stephen Curry made a clutch layup with 46 seconds remaining, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Los Angeles Lakers 117-115, spoiling another scoring milestone by LeBron James.
Curry, Wiggins lead Warriors to 126-95 victory over Magic
Stephen Curry keeps letting it fly from any spot on the floor, and he's suddenly within striking distance of overtaking Ray Allen as the NBA's all-time leader in made 3-pointers. Curry had seven more 3s on the way to 31 points and eight assists, Andrew Wiggins hit a career-high eight 3s and finished with 28 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Orlando Magic 126-95 on Monday night. Curry swished a half-court shot to beat the first-quarter buzzer and wound up shooting 8 of 16.news.yahoo.com
Pistons’ late-game rally falls short to former Wolverine Jordan Poole, Warriors 105-102
DETROIT -- Despite facing the Golden State Warriors without three of their starters, the Detroit Pistons late-game rally fell short. The Pistons fell to the Warriors 105-102 on Friday night in front of a jam-packed crowd. Pistons rookie Cade Cunningham, who scored 19 points, pulled off a pair of big defensive stops to get the Pistons some opportunities at the line that brought within three points. First Cunningham danced with Warriors (14-2) guard Jordan Poole forcing him to lose control and drew a foul. Since Stewart left the action, Poole and Wiggins combined for 14 points in the third quarter.mlive.com
R. Kelly survivor Azriel Clary details the rules the singer imposed on his victims
In an interview with “CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King, Azriel Clary, who testified against R. Kelly at his racketeering trial, says that the disgraced singer had strict rules about what she and other women could wear and who they were allowed to speak to.news.yahoo.com
Wiggins says he will stick to beliefs regarding vaccine
Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins has declined to discuss whether he remains unvaccinated, but it certainly sounds like that's the case. Wiggins said during the team's media day Monday that he will continue to stand by his beliefs when it comes to not receiving a coronavirus vaccine. “Back is definitely against the wall, but I’m just going to keep fighting for what I believe,” Wiggins said.news.yahoo.com
Warriors Come Back To Beat Pistons 116-106
Stephen Curry scored 31 points and Andrew Wiggins added 27 to lift the Golden State Warriors to a 116-106 victory over the winless Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. The injury-plagued Warriors have won two in a row after dropping their first two games by a combined 65 points. That put the Warriors up by six and sent several Golden State players spilling from the bench area in excitement. Golden State went on a 17-3 run early in the third, but Detroit stayed close well into the fourth. … Golden State improved to 9-22 in regular-season games without both Green and Thompson in the lineup since 2012-13.detroit.cbslocal.com