Warriors sweep past Cavs to win back-to-back titles, 3rd ring in 4 years

Curry goes for 37, KD gets a triple double as Golden State wins 108-85

Karl Buscheck
June 08, 2018 - 8:33 pm

LeBron James plopped down on the bench at the end of the third quarter, staring up at the scoreboard that told the tale.

The Warriors had just authored a trademark third-quarter barrage, they were well on their way to a 108-85 win, their second time in as many seasons and a third in four.

Stephen Curry was on fire from the opening possession when he flew threw the lane to tip in a rebound. Curry closed out the Cavs with a 37-point showing. The guard dropped 20 in the opening half. Three of those points came on the following remarkable shot…

Kevin Durant meanwhile delivered his first career postseason triple double with 20 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists. He also secured his second Finals MVP Award in as many Junes.

James had 23 points, seven rebounds and eight assists.

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