The fourth consecutive NBA Finals match-up between the two rivals proved to be the most lopsided as the Warriors clinched the best-of-seven series in the minimum number of games with a 108-85 victory in Cleveland to repeat as champions.
The game could also hold huge significance for Cleveland as it may be the last time James pulls on a Cavaliers jersey in front of the Quicken Loans crowd.
Curry had the hot hand from the jump, draining 7 treys on the night and finishing with a game-high 37 points. "If one of them has a bad game, they have three or four guys that can actually pick up the load".
James struck for 51 points in the opener, the fifth-best game total in finals history but it was a post-game punch out of frustration, into a blackboard according to ESPN, that caused the injury. Will the aging superstar leave the Cleveland Cavaliers a second time, as he did earlier in his career when he joined the Miami Heat and won two championships?
James might have played his final game for the Cavaliers.
LeBron had another big game for Cleveland (33 points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds), Love added 20 and 13, and Hood at 14 and 6 off the bench, and the Cavs did nearly everything right in throttling the offensive opportunities for the Splash Brothers.
It was the second time the Warriors have secured the championship in Cleveland during Kerr's four-year tenure.
Act IV between the Warriors and Cavs featured a drama-filled and controversial Game 1. We can't get enough of this feeling. After the half the Warriors held an over 20 point lead, extending it to over 25 points by the final quarter.
James once again gave a heroic effort, but it was not enough to stem the overwhelming and balanced talent of Golden State, which came into the series looking for a sweep after Cleveland denied them the opportunity a year ago for a ideal playoffs run.
So this series is just about finished, or at least, that's what the history books say.
At 33, James might have played his final game for the Cavaliers. It's only happened six other times in National Basketball Association history - the last being when the Lakers won three titles in a row from 2000 to 2002. The Warriors began defense of their title as a No. 2 seed and their season was in serious jeopardy when they fell behind 3-2 to presumptive MVP James Harden and the Rockets.
Durant becomes the 11th player to win Finals MVP twice, joining six-time victor Michael Jordan, three-timers Magic Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan and James, and two-timers Kobe Bryant, Larry Bird, Hakeem Olajuwon, Willis Reed and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Golden State won the game 110-102.
A foot injury - and then surgery - had put her career on ice for 10 months and her ranking had nosedived to 323 in the world. She first came close to winning the French Open in 2014, losing a three-set final to Maria Sharapova .
Morgan chief executive Jamie Dimon appeared on CNBC on Thursday to discuss why he doesn't think tariffs are the way to go. Dimon has blasted excessive reporting requirements and the short-term focus of quarterly earnings.
Just 0.85 percent responded that they had previously wanted Northern Ireland to join Ireland and now wanted to remain British. Both sides want a deal by October to avoid barriers on the Irish land border that might fuel new conflict in the north.
The final between Simona Halep and Sloane Stephens takes place on Saturday 9 June at Roland-Garros and starts at 2pm (UK time). She used her stunning defense to hit a perfectly placed lob and force Halep to mis-hit an off-balance smash.
The news comes alongside the reveal of Origin Access Premier, which will give access to even more games in the EA online library. That has been a constant complaint by gamers, in fact, and something Electronic Arts has made a decision to address today.
At least one U.S. special forces solider was killed and four USA service members were wounded after an enemy attack in Somalia. The United States has intensified efforts in Somalia during the past two years, picking up the pace of drone strikes.
The United States trade representative office told the Washington Post that the USA actually has a trade surplus with Canada. You know, whether you like it or not, and it may not be politically correct, but we have a world to run.
Doria Ragland was close to tears as she watched her daughter Meghan Markle walk down the aisle to marry Prince Harry in May. One guardsman stood out: Charanpreet Singh Lall , a 22-year-old Sikh from Leicester , who wore a black turban.