With the Cavs down 103-100, Durant stood defiantly and nearly motionless after dropping his 33-footer - just a few feet from where he made one in Game 3 past year - and effectively ended the fourth straight finals matchup between two teams who have gotten to know each other well since 2015.
Durant's 43 points on 15-of-23 shooting led the way.
The Warriors are trying to join Bill Russell's Celtics, the Bulls led by Michael Jordan and the Lakers" trio of title runs fueled by George Mikan in the 1950s, Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in the "80s, and Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant almost 20 years ago as the only franchises in National Basketball Association history to capture three championships in four years.
Now it would be hard to argue that a two-time league MVP and five-time All-Star is underrated.
Durant said his team is approaching this Game 3 knowing that all those plays will matter again.
Curry, despite being a two-time NBA Champion, has yet to take home the Finals MVP trophy.
The Warriors may have Andre Iguodala back for the first time in the series.
Far from it, in fact.
For the game, Curry finished with 11 points, six assists and five rebounds.
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Golden State's duo of Curry and Thompson combined for 21 points on 7-of-27 shooting and 3-of-15 from beyond the arc. He also missed two threes in the period.
On Sunday, uncut TV footage showed James uncomfortably sitting on Cleveland's bench next to Smith, who inexplicably dribbled out the final seconds of regulation.
And when James did get his first bucket.
Curry? No big deal, he made his 370 threes in a mere 88 postseason games... James has 59 career playoff games where he has scored 25 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, and dished 5 assists.
3 - You know you are caught up in it when you look at the monitor and realize Steph Curry is 1-for-14 from the floor, 0-for-9 from deep and the Warriors have a lead (96-95) with 3:19 to play. It's never been done, ever, in the history of the game.
With at least two games remaining in this year's Finals, Curry has a legitimate chance at breaking Allen's playoff record this season.
The Cavaliers are certainly not completely out of it yet.
Things quickly went in Golden State's favor after that, though, as the Warriors opened the third with a 17-6 run to take their first lead of the game. The shot, which he took from 33 feet with the shot clock winding down, made it 106-100 with 49.8 seconds to go, sending fans streaming to the exits and ending a second valiant effort from the underdog Cavaliers in the first three games of this series.
"No, that wasn't the same shot", James said when asked to compare Durant's 3 to last year's.
She had added, "The normalisation of relations between Pakistan and India is vital to both countries and the region". Around 12 civilians were killed and two BSF personnel were martyred in the ceasefire violations in this period.
There are a few certainties for Microsoft at E3 2018 , but we just want to see them focus on what counts : the games. Microsoft will also take 50 percent off Season Passes, expansion packs, Xbox Live Gold memberships and more.
Even with the growing support, Corker says it won't be easy to force the president to give up some power on trade. Many Republicans are hesitant to confront Trump in a legislative showdown that could end badly for them.
Jordan's king is the ultimate decision-maker on policy, but also positions himself as a unifying force above the political fray. Following demonstrations last week, King Abdullah II ordered the government to shelve the fuel and electricity rises.
New motherboard designs are expected to be available due to the higher power requirements, though older X399 boards should work. AMD demonstrated a 24-core, 48-thread second-gen Threadripper running a Blender render versus Intel's Core i9-7980XE.
Apple will encourage users to share photos with their friends by suggesting such opportunities in a new "for you" tab. Pressing on a notification, you can tune how often you'll get them in the future from the app that sent it.
Onstage, Apple's VP of software Craig Federighi described Safari's new anti-tracking features in unusually confrontational terms. A new gallery viewing option for Finder shows a huge preview version of a photo or document, with thumbnails scrolling below.
While Kim rocked a two-piece white Rick Owens dress to the event, Kourtney also turned some heads with her choice of ensemble. The awards honour the greatest talent in American fashion as well as those who've inspired positive change.
Another rain delay sent the players off court and shortly afterwards play was suspended for the day. Muguruza looked dominant in the win over Sharapova, winning in straight sets 6-2, 6-1.
Inside the hotel where Trump and Kim will meet
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Trump appeals court ruling he can't block Twitter critics
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Intel Celebrates x86 40th Anniversary with 5GHz Core i7
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Sonos Beam hands on review
The sound bar also offers support for Apple's recently introduced AirPlay 2 audio streaming protocol and control with Siri. Ask Siri to play any track, album, or playlist on Apple Music by using an iOS device to start playing on Sonos.
After 24 days out of sight, Melania Trump finally reappears
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SES launches SES-12 satellite onboard SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
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