The Toronto Raptors have a huge opportunity to compound their advantage over the Golden State Warriors in game four of the NBA Finals.
The Raptors enjoyed an excellent start to the series by taking the opening game on home soil to set the tone. Nick Nurse’s men were up at half-time in game two, but allowed their lead to slip as Steph Curry and Klay Thompson drove Golden State back into the contest.
However, the victory came at a cost as Thompson suffered a hamstring injury, joining Kevin Durant on the sidelines. Without two of their star players, the Warriors were vulnerable even at Oracle Arena in game three. There was pressure on Raptors to capitalise on the absences of the two All-Stars...
Warriors To Kickstart NBA Championship Defence With Win
The Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors will battle it out for the NBA Championship, starting on Thursday night.
The Warriors eased past the Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference Finals, sweeping their rivals even without the presence of the injured Kevin Durant.
Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green were operating at the peak of their powers to drive their side in the NBA Finals for the fifth season in a row.
The Raptors on the other hand have reached the Finals for the first time in the history of their franchise. Toronto were forced to battle past the Milwaukee Bucks and the leading contender for MVP this term Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Nick Nurse’s men fell behind...
The Milwaukee Bucks and the Toronto Raptors face a duel in the Eastern Conference Finals with both looking end lengthy droughts without an appearance in the NBA Finals.
The Bucks have not appeared in the title game since 1974 when they were beaten by the Boston Celtics in Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s second MVP season.
Milwaukee beat the Celtics 4-1 in the Semi-Finals to advance with relative ease. The Bucks needed to hold their composure after a defeat in game one.
Giannis Antetokounmpo put in four outstanding performances to guide his team to four wins on the bounce to seal their first appearance in the Conference Finals since 2001.
Mike Budenholzer’s men have been the class of the NBA this term,...
Warriors To Reach NBA Finals For Fifth-Straight Year?
The Golden State Warriors will lock horns against the Portland Trail Blazers in their bid to reach the NBA Finals for the fifth season in a row.
The Warriors had to dig deep to see off the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Semi-Finals. Golden State and the Rockets went blow-for-blow in the opening four matches of their series, leaving the path of the Conference Finals in the balance.
Kevin Durant’s calf injury handed the Rockets a huge boost in game five. However, Steph Curry and Klay Thompson were able to raise their levels of performance for the remaining quarter to guide their side to victory before rising to the occasion once more in game six to drive the Warriors over the line.
Will Denver Or Portland Advance To Western Conference Finals?
The Denver Nuggets saw off the threat of the San Antonio Spurs to advance to the NBA Western Conference Semi-Finals to take on the Portland Trail Blazers.
The Nuggets were taken all the way by the Spurs in the first round of the post-season. However, Michael Malone’s men were able to rise to the occasion to see off the experienced outfit.
Denver have advanced to the Conference Semi-Finals for the first time since 2009, although they will face a huge challenge ahead the Trail Blazers.
Portland eased their way past the Oklahoma City Thunder, ending their struggles in the first round. The club had been beaten twice in the row in the opening phase of the playoffs over the last two years, suffering...
Can Houston Stop Golden State In Western Conference Semi-Finals?
The Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rocket meet in a rematch of the 2018 NBA Western Conference Finals when they face off this year in the Conference Semi-Finals.
The Warriors edged out Houston last term in a thrilling series, advancing to the NBA Finals courtesy of a 4-3 triumph.
Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were able to outduel James Harden and company, although the Rockets were limited without the presence of Chris Paul. Revenge will be firmly on the minds of Mike D’Antoni’s men to prevent the Warriors from securing a third NBA Championship on the bounce.
Golden State were given a tough time in the first round by the Los Angeles Clippers, earning a 4-2 win over Doc...
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