"I'm just at peace with myself; I'm at peace with myself as a basketball player, most importantly", Durant said. "We're trying to repeat, which is so hard to do". We will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it? I wouldn't say so, because at moments like this, when they needed a basket or a bucket, who do you really go to on a consistent basis?
"We're definitely disappointed. I feel like if we weren't, there would be a problem", he said.
"Playing in this league, you can't take anything for granted", Warriors guard Stephen Curry said after the Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 129-115 in Game 4 on Monday night. Remember, before the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavs in last season's Finals, Durant and the Thunder blew a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference Finals to the Warriors.
"Everyone wants to say, 'Ah man, this is boring and this, that and the other, ' but you usually don't appreciate something until you don't have it anymore", Green said, via ESPN.
"He's a guy who said he wanted us", Love said, "and he has us - starting next Thursday".
Of course Golden State knows exactly who he is after he torched them previous year and gutted them with the game clinching shot in Game 7.
The Warriors were strong favorites past year after setting an National Basketball Association record with 73 wins during the regular season.
In my opinion, James has already lost to Michael Jordan in the battle for the title of Greatest of All Time.
For James, the Finals are an annual rite. Golden State has been the best team in our league for the last three years and they added an MVP. "Collectively, we can take away what an elite (team) looks like". "It was an awesome time to see two great players who have Hall of Fame potential from the beginning".
Even if the NBA's top two teams have steamrolled their way right to the place everybody figured they'd be when the season started all those months ago. (Surgery is) not the No. 1 option right now but it could be once the swelling goes down.
"Eastern Conference finals, that's the biggest stage I've ever been on", Thomas said at the team's practice facility in Waltham, Massachusetts.
"He's moving around a lot more", he said.
Kyrie Irving is the best ballhandler in the game today which makes him, arguably, the best ball handler in the history of the game. "I mean, he's one of the most competitive players in the league, and he kind of spoke this into existence". And then we go from there and attack that, whatever it may be. Bryant went 5-2 in the NBA Finals. That's enough motivation alone.
"It's just been impressive, and I'm sad that it ended the way it did". We're not using that as an excuse. They're coming out and they're hitting us, they don't care who you are. "I'd love to be here long-term and win championships here".
We've seen the safety of his hands during the season on Pitchero Play below. "We still think about [the 3-0 loss]". Breeden has already received recognition with Leamington's Manager of the year award, and he could add to it here.
Another Spaniard John Rahm is playing the tournament for the first time as twelve months ago he was still playing collegiate golf. Jordan Spieth is our defending champion , as he rode his unbelievable short game to a three-stroke victory over Harris English.
The White House wants to raise funds by selling 270 million of the 688 million barrels of crude from the U.S. While the West Texas Intermediate Crude for June delivery rose 55 cents, or 1.09 percent to 50.88 a barrel.
Although it's not that visible, the dual cameras on the back appear to be protruding a bit from the Galaxy C10's back. In terms of photography, the Samsung Galaxy C10 is expected to sport a 12-megapixel dual rear camera setup.
James did not do that Sunday in a 111-108 loss in which the Cavs owned a 21-point lead midway through the third quarter. The Cavs will look to come out with a renewed focus in tonight's game based on their "letdown" in the previous contest.
James Hinchcliffe will start 17th, Indiana-native Conor Daly 26th, and 1996 Indianapolis 500 victor Buddy Lazier will start 30th. We knew it was gonna be quicker today with the wind. "It is what it is". (98) Alexander Rossi, Honda, 02:35.5163, 231.487. 4.
Click through the gallery above to see the final top 10 Premier League goalscorers for the 2016/17 season . The seventh goal enabled them to pip champions Chelsea as the league's highest scorers with 86 goals.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said 3174 crores were released for almost 16 lakh VVPATs which will be ready by September 2018. It also announced that all future elections will be held using Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail.
WWE RAW: Samoa Joe makes huge statement
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Man Utd defender Jones: Mourinho has made me feel wanted
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Flash flood watches cover parts of 6 southern states
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What the Laptop Ban Expansion Means
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Arsenal and Manchester City win in English Premier League
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Deepika makes stunning Cannes red carpet debut
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Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52
His first solo album, 1999's " Euphoria Morning ", was a dark album that was initially supposed to be titled "Euphoria Mourning". The Detroit medical examiner has since confirmed that the cause of his death has been determined as suicide by hanging.
Have an exploding airbag? You might get $500
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