OAKLAND, Calif. — Ex-Knick J.R. Smith was on the bench, having fouled out with 29.2 seconds left in overtime Sunday night, and watched with glee as the Cavaliers held on…
REUTERS – The Cleveland Cavaliers let an 11-point lead slip in the fourth quarter but dug deep in overtime to beat Golden State 95-93 on Sunday and square the NBA Finals series at 1-1.
LeBron James is headed back home to Ohio. And if that seemed like a big deal last July, he can’t wait to hear how it sounds in June.
Dellavedova made two free throws with 10.1 seconds left in overtime and harassed Stephen Curry all night as the Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors to tie the series at one game each.
Cleveland wasn’t the only team missing a crucial component in Game 2 of the NBA Finals. While Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was back in Ohio recovering from knee surgery, the Golden State Warriors have no idea where Stephen Curry’s shot went.
The final buzzer sounded, and LeBron James wasn’t done.
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Most fans point to the Browns’ 1964 N.F.L. championship as the city’s last true crown, but the Cleveland Crunch, an indoor professional soccer team, won three league titles.