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LeBron James compares Warriors to Patriots and praises Kevin Durant - Explica®

Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant second from left celebrates after the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-85 in Game 4 of basketball’s NBA Finals to win the NBA championship Friday LeBron James compares Warriors to Patriots and praises Kevin Durant - Explica®
Shannon Reynolds | 10 June, 2018, 22:38

While meeting with reporters on Thursday, LeBron was asked if he knew years ago that he would end up doing battle with Kevin Durant in important games all throughout his career.

Perkins isn't the only Cavalier frustrated by the play of Durant, who's averaging 31.6 points in the Finals.

It was James' third consecutive game of scoring 25 points or more in this year's finals.

Four-time NBA MVP LeBron James was impressive again, finishing with 33 points, 11 assists, and 10 rebounds, but it proved to be not enough for the Cavaliers to pull off the victory.

It was his teammates' reaction that people really fell in love with, or more accurately Durant's reaction to their reaction.

Durant scored 43 points helping Golden State secure a 3 - 0 series lead over Cleveland.

Fans cheer for Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant as he warms up for Game 4 of basketball’s NBA Finals between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers Friday

Durant has been making the impossible look easy throughout these entire playoffs.

After the game, LeBron paid the ultimate respect to his rival by calling him "one of the best players I've ever played against that this league has ever seen".

Durant's footwork and skill are letting him create enough space to get his shots off cleanly, but not enough that we would actually call them open. According to The Athletic, Perkins, out of the camera shot, had walked by brandishing two middle fingers.

Durant has still been destroying the Cavaliers by targeting mismatches - he's * a href="http://stats.nba.com/players/playtype-post-up/?CF=PlayerFirstName*E*kev" *shooting 51.5 percent on pull-ups and has posted an enormous 72.7 effective field goal percentage on shot attempts coming after at least seven dribbles.

Trailing 0-2 from the first two games of the NBA Finals, the Cavs returned home hoping to claw their way back into the series. Curry is 30, Durant is 29, and Draymond Green and Klay are 28.

The Cleveland Cavaliers were given a frightful sense of deja vu on Wednesday night as Kevin Durant broke their hearts in an nearly identical fashion for the second consecutive year.

Say Goodbye To IHOP & Hello To IHOB, Whatever That Is
The 60-year-old franchise's coy announcement was made on Twitter on Tuesday. Surely the "b" could stand for "breakfast", some suggested on social media.

Supreme Court rejects NI abortion law appeal
Another judge reached the same conclusion with regards to fatal foetal abnormalities, but not in the case of rape and incest. Supreme Court said the Northern Irish abortion restrictions did appear to conflict with European human rights guarantees.

7500 jobs lost in May, StatsCan says
Those numbers were offset by an increase in part-time job creation, leaving Canada's unemployment rate unchanged at 5.8 per cent. The professional, scientific and technical services sector added 17,000 an transportation and warehousing added 12,000.

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