The best plays of the NBA Finals: LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, J. McGee, and more.
With a decisive five-game victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors have conquered the demons of last year's 3-1 collapse. Kevin Durant led the way, averaging 35 points and besting LeBron's leviathan triple-double effort, and Steph Curry got to smoke a victory cigar he's been holding onto for the past year.
Below we countdown the best 10 plays of this year's NBA Finals, with highlights from KD, LeBron, Curry, Kyrie Irving, Javale McGee, and more.
10. LeBron dunks over KD and Javale McGee | Game 3
9. KD lofts alley-oop to Javale | Game 2
8. LeBron steal and fast-break dunk | Game 2
7. Kyrie executes 1-on-4 fast break | Game 3
1-ON-4 KYRIGODDAMNDICULOUS IN TRANSITION pic.twitter.com/bC4zc11Xqt— Rob Perez (@World_Wide_Wob) June 8, 2017
6. Draymond Green lobs championship-sealing alley-oop to Iguodala | Game 5
5. Lebron posterizes JaVale | Game 1
4. Curry breaks down LeBron off the dribble | Game 2
3. LeBron tosses alley-oop off the glass to himself | Game 4
LeBron James off glass to self pic.twitter.com/pc3VhkHB9S— StreetHistory (@streethistory) June 10, 2017
2. Kyrie shows off insane handles for 1st half buzzer-beater | Game 3
1. KD nails dagger go-ahead 3-pointer over LeBron | Game 3