The Warriors are stomach-churning scary. No team in the West has been able to contain their high-paced juggernaut thus far, as they have yet to lose in the postseason. After all, he has slayed behemoths before. The offseason addition of Kevin Durant made the Warriors look better while the Cavs 51-31 regular season record made them look weaker than past year.
"It's probably up there", he said.
And then, nearly as if he was trying to remind himself that he's got three championship rings and is frightful in his own right, James recalled other fearsome postseason opponents - San Antonio and Boston.
I asked Brown what Kerr's report was: "Just feeling like they could've played better in general", Brown said, with emphasis on some sloppy turnovers. "And if you add Pop (coach Gregg Popovich) in there, that's five Hall of Famers. It's going to be a good challenge". Taking time to decompress and enjoy a night with Future sounds like a great idea to me.
"This is a high-powered team". James stayed with Cleveland until 2010, where he chose to "take his talents to South Beach" by going to the Miami Heat. "I always like to stay even-keeled and just play the game the right way". I'm very happy about our accomplishment.
The Cleveland regulars were 16 of 33 from behind the arc through three quarters-after the Cavs went 19 of 39 on treys in a 44-point win in Game 2.
Golden State led the league with 67 wins this season and is a staggering 27-1 in its last 28 games - including a ideal 12-0 in the Western Conference playoffs, the first time a team has gone this deep into an National Basketball Association postseason without losing.
"With this team, the center position is one that we're looking for", he said.
Pittsburgh coach's challenge is first in Stanley Cup Final
The defending Cup champions then didn't have a shot for exactly 37 minutes as the Predators roared back to tie the score at 3. To the Predators' credit, they demonstrated plenty of resilience and dictated play throughout the final two periods.
Germany detains Syrian allegedly planning Berlin attack
Police say the boy, whom they did not name, migrated to Germany illegally in 2015 before registering as an asylum seeker. German security officials have repeatedly warned that the country is in the crosshairs of global terrorism groups.
The edited version of Durant's colorful response to the fan: Prepare to be swept.
Durant, who previously faced James in the 2012 Finals with Oklahoma City, has taken a great team and elevated it to a almost unstoppable level.
The Warriors are using Durant the way he envisioned, but Lue has noticed changes in the All-Star.
"If you have half a brain, you put things in perspective", Popovich said. Teams have figured out that once you get take the ball of out Isaiah Thomas' this Celtics team struggles to create much of anything.
"As of right now I would not coach Thursday night".
"We're more versatile offensively, more versatile defensively", Lue said. Actually, it doesn't even keep you in the NFL. He is about to go to his seventh straight NBA Finals and has already proven that he is the best in the world.
This one is the tiebreaker, after the Warriors won two years ago and the Cavaliers knocked off Golden State last June. But we'll be a better team next year, and we will make sure that we put ourselves in a great position to make the Eastern Conference Finals and give ourselves a better chance at making the championship.
James isn't anxious about point spreads or any odds. The previous year a younger Miami team came close, carving out a 2-1 series lead before collapsing, as it was those old fogies in Dallas who came away with the title - another veteran team winning the whole thing.
Maybe James has nothing to fear. Those guys are going to challenge me, they're going to challenge our ballclub ...[Durant's] one of the most risky guys we have in the world already.
The final shows of what was billed as " The Greatest Show on Earth " was held at the Nassau Coliseum in suburban NY . The big top came down in NY in front of a sold-out crowd at Nassau Coliseum after 146 years, NBC News reported .
Employers will now be required to pay an employee three hours' wages if their shift is cancelled with less than 48 hours notice. The Ontario Chamber of Commerce said it is concerned about the impact the wage hike will have on businesses and the economy.
The practice has raised concern about the security and secrecy of the US commander-in-chief's communications. But numerous people close to the president and his team are expecting further changes this time .
Christian served prison time after holding up employees at a convenience store with a gun in 2002, court records show. Last Friday, Christian allegedly stabbed two men to death and injured another man badly aboard a Portland metro train.
The system, which launched its first test in 2004, is far from a sure thing: it has been successful in four of nine attempts. Syring said Tuesday's test was made even more complicated by the use of decoys created to throw off the interceptor.
Irving said he was driven by the thought of the Cavs seeing their series lead vanish. "We can't go back to Boston tied 2-2". The Celtics used their third different starting lineup in four games against Cleveland .
He said he wasn't thinking about that accident, but was concerned about injuries. "Those are some big guys tumbling on the ground. His eyes were wide as he flung his helmet _ it sailed wide of Strickland, it might've slipped _ and they started swinging away.
Despite being outclassed, Haase was able to see the amusing side: "At the beginning I was way better", the Dutchman said. Seven-time grand slam victor Venus Williams cruised past Kurumi Nara with a 6-3 6-1 win to book a third round spot.
Not where some expected to find the Giants team leader with his pitcher, Hunter Strickland , exchanging head shots with Harper. And then when Strickland's teammates are trying to get him off the field he's basically fighting them like a mad animal.
Intel is facing off with AMD in the battle for share of the high-end computing market, and it has a new weapon in the fight. Based of an improved version of Skylake (called Skylake-X), the chips will come in 16, 14, 12 and 10 core variants.
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Illinois House Approves Minimum-Wage Hike To $15
Ontario's minimum wage increase will be phased-in gradually. "If you flip a burger, you should make a decent wage too", he said. Benzinga looked at how this minimum wage would affect the restaurant sector, which employs the bulk of private-sector workers.
Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Rice shooting
The shooting was one of several involving police and unarmed black males, which led to mass protests across the US. City officials said Officer Loehmann was sacked for giving false information during his application process.
As Crisis Grows, White House Eyes Big Shakeups
Representative Adam Schiff of California said he does see an issue, if Kushner sought those discussions and didn't disclose them. That could include Corey Lewandowski, David Bossie, and Sam Nunberg.
'Animaniacs' Reboot Is In Development
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Tiger kills female zookeeper at zoo in England
The animal was not put down after her family said Ms McClay "would not have wanted it harmed" and it eventually died in 2016. Rosa was declared dead at the zoo, Cambridgeshire Police later confirmed, in what has been dubbed a "freak accident".