8 months Warriors embrace challenge with Raptors Manilatimes |Sports
OAKLAND, Calif.: After four straight years of facing LeBron James and Cleveland in the NBA Finals, this feels refreshing for the two-time defending champion Warriors. “For sure,” Shaun Livingston said with a smile of taking on the upstart Raptors, “for sure, we’ll leave it right there.” Off to Toronto, finally a fresh team that’s tops from the East. Golden State is embracing every part of this new-look — well, the other half of it, at least — finals.Advertisements
“I love it,” Stephen Curry said Monday (Tuesday in Manila) following Golden State’s first game-planning practice ahead of the series ... more