As you know by now, the Warriors are NBA champs, knocking off the Cavs, 105-97, on Tuesday night. Right on schedule, the league has released its Game 6 "mini movie," and it's just a exhilarating as the Game 5 one we liked so much.
Despite having played nearly 100 games already during this grueling NBA season, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors still need four more wins to claim the title. The 2015 NBA Finals start Thursday, June 4, in Oakland. Here's a preview of what to expect.
Every great story needs adversity. Every great story needs a hero, and a villain or two to act as his foil.
And if you're a Mavericks fan, this great story has a happy ending: the Dallas Mavericks are the 2011 NBA Champions.
The 24 hours since the Mavericks lost Game 1 of the NBA Finals has been an emotional roller coaster ride for me. So much so that this column has been written and re-written entirely multiple times, and that doesn't even count the various directions I explored before putting virtual ink to paper.