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 3https://twitter.com/_/status/872628838337007616
9. KD lofts alley-oop to Javale | Game 2https://twitter.com/_/status/871525220900892672
8. LeBron steal and fast-break dunk | Game 2
7. Kyrie executes 1-on-4 fast break | Game 3https://twitter.com/_/status/872650818129887233
6. Draymond Green lobs championship-sealing alley-oop to Iguodala | Game 5https://twitter.com/_/status/874472259095810049
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 4https://twitter.com/_/status/873372936467611648
2. Kyrie shows off insane handles for 1st half buzzer-beater | Game 3https://twitter.com/_/status/872639869515833344
1. KD nails dagger go-ahead 3-pointer over LeBron | Game 3