Cleveland defends “The Land”, forces Game 5 in NBA finals




Cleveland, OH (PPN) – The King has returned!

Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers put on a big time show and defeated the Golden State Warriors. Facing elimination did not phase the Cavs, they came out on fire and finished strong.

Cleveland scored 49 points in the first quarter, 37 points in the second quarter, and 29 points in the third quarter. Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving, and King James together was fearless.

James had a spectacular game, finishing with another playoff tripe-double. Commentators highlighted his lack of dominance in Game 3.  Tonight, he reminded the those critics that he is truly the greatest player in the world.

Kyrie Irving performed like a smooth operator with his left and right hand. Irving could not have played any better offense against Warriors best defender, Klay Thompson. During one play of the game Thompson played perfect defense but Kyrie was locked and loaded.

He drilled a contested three pointer and the crowd went nuts!

At the blow of the referees whistle, a disappointing Thompson walked to the bench shaking his head in disbelief.

Throughout the game, he continued to break down his defenders.

With 2:16 left in the fourth quarter, Irving got to his hot spot, hit the bottom of the net, and yelled “I told you so” towards the crowd as they cheered with joy. The season isn’t over yet.

The physicality in this game was intensed, 20 fouls were called in the first quarter.

Steph Curry and the Warriors got behind in the early goings of the game. Dub Nation was rocked.

Cleveland won 137-116. Although it may seem that the playoffs are heating up, the Cavs are still facing elimination, down 3-1.

Kevin Durant finished with 35 points, Thompson scored 13, and Draymond Green had 16 points.

Irving scored a career high of 41 points and his All-Star teammate Lebron James dominated the floor. He was a triple threat.

James ended the game with 31 points, 11 assist, and 10 rebounds.

Reports say ABC would have lost $150 million if the Warriors would have won tonight and ended the series. Was it rigged to avoid a financial loss?

We will never know but what we do know is that there will be a Game 5, Monday June 12, 9  p.m. EST in Oakland on ABC.

 

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