The Warriors surely were more than three-deep in contributing players in Game 3.
The Portland Trail Blazers need a win to save their season and force a game five on Wednesday.
Over the second and third games of this series, the Portland Trail Blazers star shot 11 of 34 from the field and 8 of 21 from three while averaging 21 points, eight assists and 5.5 rebounds per game.More news: Netflix "Black Mirror" Drop Trailers For Season 5 Episodes
Lillard has an excuse for playing poorly over the last few games. He's playing with a separated rib, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania. Just when I get winded, it's a little harder to breathe. Draymond Green was sensational in Game 3, finishing with 20 points, 13 rebounds, 12 assists and four steals to record the seventh triple-double of his National Basketball Association career.
"It's amusing because when the stuff happened with Kevin earlier this year, he said, like, 'Everybody is giving you this pass like, Oh, that's just Draymond".
"There's not much you can do to increase my level of respect for him", backcourt partner CJ McCollum said. Only three series have gone to a seventh game after one team opened with a 3-0 lead. His facilitative efforts as a point-forward maneuvered the Dubs into position to snatch Game 3 and cemented their lead, down the stretch, on Saturday night in Portland.More news: US Jets Intercept Russian Bombers During Scheduled Flight Along Alaska - NORAD
Kerr stressed the importance of Green being able to "move on to the next play" and said that the team can sometimes fall out of sync when Green's emotions take over and lead to technicals and free points from the charity stripe. Next play I was guarding (Damian Lillard), got a block, ran the floor and got a dunk.
Bruised and battered as they might be - Enes Kanter has been dealing with a shoulder injury since the Oklahoma City series and Rodney Hood still isn't right after suffering a bone bruise in his left knee during Game 7 versus the Nuggets - the Blazer would like to postpone that summer rest for as long as possible. "It's tough because you're not always going to get a quality look, and then when you do get a quality look and don't make it, that just kind of makes it worse".More news: Alabama Public Television Won't Air "Arthur" Episode Featuring Gay Wedding