Series MVP Kevin Durant scored 39 points, and the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers, 129-120, in Game Five of the 2017 NBA Finals in Oakland on Monday night.
For the third consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will duel for the NBA title.
In what has been an exhilarating, tension-packed series (somehow despite all the blowouts), the Cavaliers and Warriors are all square at three games apiece. Which means basketball fans are getting that rarest of gifts: an NBA Finals Game 7.
The two best players in the world had an unusual, and revealing, encounter during Game 3.
The 2016 NBA Finals are set: the Golden State Warriors will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in a rematch of the 2015 finals. Here’s a preview of what to expect.
Perhaps the only thing more exciting than watching Steph Curry is getting his John Hancock.
Take a quick walk back through Sunday's thrilling Game 5.
In the end, it wasn't even close.