Another Blowout in the Bay Area: Warriors Crushed Cavaliers, 132 to 113 and Took a Commanding 2-0 Series Lead
Many spectators thinks Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will bounce back hard after getting blown out in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. They showed some resistance in the 1st half of their Game 2 showdown. Warriors only led by 3 after two quarters, Lebron finished the game with a triple double (his 8th in NBA Finals), Kevin Love contributed 27 points while Kyrie Irving collected 19 points for himself but all of that was not enough as the Warriors made a late 3rd quarter rally and never looked back.
Warriors Big 4 was just too much as Kevin Durant finished the game with 33 points, 13 rebounds, 6 assists, 3 steals and 5 blocks while Stephen Curry managed to get his first NBA Finals triple-double with 30 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists. For Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, it was a bounced back game for them as the combined with 34 points, 13 rebound and 7 assists.
Golden State Warriors hit an NBA Finals Record 18 three-pointers and it is the 1st time in NBA Finals since 1970 that players on each team have recorded a triple-double in the same game.
Warriors are still undefeated in the playoffs, 14-0. Game 3 will be on Thursday, 9am. (Philippine Time).
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