1. Kevin Durant Becomes 3rd Player to Win Finals MVP in 1st Year with Team

    Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant finished with 39 points, seven rebounds, five assists and one steal during Monday's Game 5 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  2. Warriors Become 1st Team to Go Up 3-0 in NBA Finals Since 2007 Spurs

    Fact: The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-113 on Wednesday night, taking a 3-0 series lead. This is the first 3-0 lead in an NBA Finals series since 2007 ( San Antonio Spurs over Cleveland)...

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  3. LeBron James Ties Magic Johnson's Postseason Triple-Double Record

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James finished Sunday's Game 2 losing effort against the Golden State Warriors with 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds...

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  4. Golden State Warriors Make History in Sweep of San Antonio Spurs

    The Golden State Warriors completed a Western Conference Finals sweep of the San Antonio Spurs on Monday evening with a dominating 129-115 victory in Game 4...

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  5. Warriors Looking to Erase Pain of Last Year with Perfect Postseason

    SAN ANTONIO — You know the ideal way to atone for the disappointment of winning a record 73 games but losing the championship to Cleveland with a 3-1 lead? Setting a different—arguably ...

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  6. Warriors Tied 1989 and 2001 Lakers for Longest Win Streak to Start a Postseason

    Fact: The Warriors improved to 11-0 in the playoffs following their 120-108 win over the Spurs on Saturday, tying the 1989 and 2001 Lakers for the longest winning streak to start a postseason in NBA history...

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  7. Golden State Warriors Join 4 Other Teams in Postseason Record Books

    The Golden State Warriors took a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals thanks to a dominating 136-100 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday evening...

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  8. Wizards Beat Celtics to 92-91 to Force Washington's 1st Game 7 Since 1979

    Fact: The Wizards beat the Celtics 92-91 on Friday night, forcing the first Game 7 for the Washington franchise since the 1979 Eastern Conference Finals against the Spurs ...

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  9. Stephen Curry Extends NBA Record in Game 4 Victory

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry finished Monday's series-clinching 121-95 victory over the Utah Jazz with 30 points, seven assists and five rebounds...

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  10. This Day in NBA History: Dame's Dagger 3 Sends the Rockets Home

    On this day three years ago, Damian Lillard not only sealed the game-winner that would lock up a second-round playoff spot for Portland, but it also sealed his place in Trail Blazers history...

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  11. Warriors Complete 3rd Sweep in a Best-of-7 Series in Franchise History

    Fact: The Warriors swept the Blazers on Monday night with a 128-103 victory, their third sweep in a best-of-seven series in franchise history (1975 NBA Finals versus the Washington ...

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  12. Bulls Became Second No. 8 Seed to Go Up 2-0 on a No. 1 Seed in Playoff History

    Fact: The Bulls beat the Celtics 111-97 on Tuesday night, giving them a 2-0 series lead. They became just the second No. 8 seed to go up 2-0 on a No. 1 seed in playoff history, joining the 1992-93 Lakers ...

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  13. Kobe Bryant's Last Game, from the Players, Reporters and Coaches Who Were There

    "Mamba out." As last lines go, this falls somewhere between "Rosebud" and whatever the last line of Ghost in the Shell was. Like Kobe Bryant 's trademark playing style, it seemed to be both totally extemporaneous and meticulously planned...

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  14. LeBron James Is Shredding the NBA Scoring Record Books

    LeBron James is defying the laws of age as the 32-year-old's nightly numbers only continue to grow with absolutely no signs of slowing down...

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  15. Giannis Antetokounmpo Is 5th Player to Lead Team in Pts, Reb, Ast, Stl & Blks

    Fact: Giannis Antetokounmpo finished the season leading the Bucks in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks...

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  16. Brook Lopez Became Brooklyn's All-Time Leading Scorer

    Fact: Brook Lopez had 25 points for the Nets on Monday night, surpassing Buck Williams to become Brooklyn's all-time leading scorer with 10,444 points...

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  17. Russell Westbrook Breaks NBA Record for Single-Season Triple-Doubles

    When point guard Russell Westbrook nailed a three-pointer at the buzzer in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 106-105 victory over the Denver Nuggets , that capped off a spectacular season and pushing the superstar point guard to multiple milestones...

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  18. Russ Ties the Big O for Most Triple-Doubles in a Single Season in NBA History

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had 12 points, 13 assists and 13 rebounds in the Thunder's 110-79 win over the Bucks on Tuesday, tying Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles (41) in a single season in NBA history...

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  19. Russell Westbrook Records 40th Triple-Double of the Season in Loss to Hornets

    Russell Westbrook got one step closer to history in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 113-101 defeat to the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday. Westbrook finished with 40 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists to earn his 40th triple-double of the season...

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  20. 'We Were a Bunch of Draymond Greens': How 'We Believe' Warriors Shook Up NBA

    The Golden State Warriors didn't start thinking about putting Matt Barnes back in one of their uniforms until Kevin Durant hyperextended his knee last month. But Barnes had been thinking about it ever since, well, he took it off 10 years ago...

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  21. Hawks Celebrate 'Pistol Pete' Maravich Night with On-Court Montage vs. Cavaliers

    During halftime of Friday night's loss to the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers , the Atlanta Hawks retired Pete Maravich ’s jersey. Atlanta drafted Pistol Pete third overall in 1970, and he spent four years with the Hawks...

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  22. Isaiah Thomas: Longest Streak (41 Games) of 20+ Points Scored in Celtics History

    Fact: Isaiah Thomas had 29 points against the Bulls on Thursday night, passing John Havlicek for the longest streak (41 games) of 20-plus points scored in Celtics history...

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  23. Ranking the Best Players to Never Start an NBA All-Star Game

    The annual talk of NBA All-Star starter snubs is complicated enough as is, but this year's discussion could be tougher to suss out than ever before. No longer will starting nods be doled out by the fans alone, which had been the case since 1975...

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