The previous two meetings between the Thunder and the Warriors have been filled with Russell Westbrook scowls and mean-mugs.
For Oklahoma City, Tuesday night was a statement game at Oracle. And that statement was, “watch out.”
After back-to-back runner-up finishes in the DPOY race, forward Draymond Green took his place at the top of the hill Monday night.
When asked if he thinks his presence will change Cleveland’s philosophy on the defensive end Durant replied, “What do you think.”
McGee’s comments might appear to be strictly support of a teammate, but the numbers back up his claim.
Kevin Durant scored 34 points in his return to Oklahoma City to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 130-114 victory over the Thunder.
More than three hours before each game, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook can be found in the same place.
Maybe it was burnout, but it seemed no one was hyped for this rematch. Except Kevin Durant.
Led by Kevin Durant, the Warriors crushed the Oklahoma City Thunder in a Western Conference Finals rematch.
Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook had a pointed response to a question about Stephen Curry's defensive capability.
Golden State was walloped by the Thunder 133-105, trailing by as much as 40 points Sunday evening.
I thought long and hard of something — anything — you can dislike Steph Curry for. You can't.