Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Laura Christensen
June 16, 2017

"It's just a great group of guys, great community, great arena, great fans", Durant said after the Warriors clinched the title. The Warriors won 129-120 to. And he looks forward to the nice payday.

The first-ever NBA Finals trilogy is over, and the Golden State Warriors are NBA Champions again.

"It would mean everything".

"We don't need or want to be talked about", Danny Green once said. The different kind of ceremonies and traditions that have happened around championship winning teams, we don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year. It is a business.

Steve and I have a great relationship from our time together in Phoenix while I was general manager, and we share a lot of beliefs about how the game should be played and about the work ethic that goes in to being great. Since Golden State's championship win, reports have been pouring in from various sources that the decision to skip was indeed a team effort although an official statement from the team hasn't been offered.

Golden State's win gave the franchise its fifth National Basketball Association title, which ties the San Antonio Spurs for the fourth most in league history. "But then all of a sudden you're faced with the reality that the man who's gonna lead you has routinely used racist, misogynist, insulting words".

They are called the Golden State Warriors, but they don't belong to all of California. "It's easier said than done obviously, but that's the goal".


He barely took a day off last summer after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to the 2016 NBA Championship.

"As far as being back on the basketball court, I'm going to take a while", he added. "You just pick yourself back up and you keep pushing and you keep going". "We'll see how long".

Kerr said he was proud that the team "came back from the heartbreak of a year ago".

Curry and Durant also heard from former President Barack Obama with congratulations, though Durant said he was most excited that among 200 messages was a text from a high school girlfriend he didn't realize still had his number.

The NBA champion Golden State Warriors will not visit President Donald Trump at The White House following the team's title win last night, according to multiple reports.

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry tucked a celebratory cigar into his right sock for safekeeping as he handled all of his post-championship obligations. "This is something that we want to continue to do, but for us to have these conversations that we had nearly a year ago and now being in this position, worth every shot we took in practice, fighting through injuries that he had this year, and it's an unbelievable feeling".

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