01 June, 2018
As Ben Axelrod pointed out earlier this week, according to SportsOddsHistory.com, the Cavs, who now possess +675 (bet $100 to win $675) odds of winning the series, are the biggest Finals underdog since the website began tracking such data since 2002.
If the Cavs believe they can beat the odds, holding Golden State off in the third quarter is their starting point. Green figured Smith was simply looking for James, saying, "I would have looked for LeBron, too".
"It was a special moment for us".
"I don't think so", Golden State guard Klay Thompson said.
"And we've done it by appreciating everybody that's a part of that group".
Subtropical Storm Alberto makes landfall, pelts Gulf Coast with heavy rain
Shelters were opened in Bay County , Florida , where Panama City is the county seat, ahead of the storm, WJHG.com reports . Rain was in the forecast for the Orlando area as subtropical storm Alberto approached the Florida Panhandle Monday morning.
Scotland set to vote against Brexit bill
What is the "power grab" row about? "It's not in Scotland's interests that the SNP prefers picking fights to making a deal". The Scottish parliament, run by the Scottish National Party (SNP), does not have veto power over the Brexit bill.
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Cavs-W's, Act IV is a little bit different, indeed.
The Cavs are set to face the Warriors in the championship series for the fourth straight season, and Friday's (AEST) Game 1 matchup will be a historic one for James. LeBron will need a lot more support against Golden State.
The Warriors have been favourites in the previous three Finals, but this time around the Cavaliers are overwhelming underdogs with nobody giving them a chance.
"Just to try to keep the ball out of his hands as much as possible", Hill told reporters when asked the best way to defend Curry.
"Redundant as a fourth chapter of Warriors-Cavs might be, it also feels earned this time around".
"... He (James) did not want Kyrie Irving traded", Smith said. "So numbers and things like that kind of take care of itself. So everything else is OK". Game 3 in Cleveland was closer but the Warriors still won 118-113, setting an National Basketball Association record for 15 straight wins to start the playoffs.
Then came the final seconds of the first half, Cleveland having a foul to give. "It's nearly a day to prepare this time", he said. He will be re-evaluated ahead of Sunday's Game 2.
Game 1 tips at 6:00 PM PST on Thursday.