Venue/Arena: Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio
Date and Time: June 07, 2018 – Thursday/ 9:00 AM (GMT +8)
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After being down 0-2 against the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers will try to avoid a sweep at home and hopes to bounce back in Game 3 as the 2018 NBA Finals shifts at the Quicken Loans Arena. Right now, they hold an 8-1 record this postseason playing in front of their home crowd and they are expected to take that advantage to overcome a 2-0 series deficit.
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The Cavs has been blown out in the first two games at the Oracle Arena. During Game 1, the team lost 114-124 in overtime despite a stellar 51 points, eight assists and eight rebounds performance from NBA superstar LeBron James. In Game 2, the Cavs were outscored by 19 points, losing 103-122 to the defending champs in LeBron’s 29 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds. Moving forward, the Wine and Gold needs a victory in order to have a chance making this a series.
Golden State Warriors
The reigning and the defending champions took the first two games at home as expected. Thanks to the unstoppable performances of the two-time MVP Stephen Curry. During Game 1, he was the team’s best player, leading the offense with 29 points, nine assists and six rebounds. In Game 2, Curry set an NBA Finals record with nine three-pointers to beat the Cavs. Meanwhile, Kevin Durant had a strong all-around game with 26 points, nine rebounds and seven assists with Klay Thompson added 20 points.
The Cavs aims to gain their confidence back with a win in the upcoming Game 3. On the contrary, the Warriors can put this series into bed with another triumph. However, the host can’t afford to lose in this match as there’s no ever team come back from a 3-0 series hole. It’s essentially a must-win situation for them. (Sign Up now for more updated sports news and events)
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