Warriors Defeat Cavs for Second NBA Title in Three Years
The Golden State Warriors have defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers tonight to win the 2017 NBA Championship, the team’s second title in three years.
Playing Game 5 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, the Warriors won 129-120 to take the series 4-1 and avenge a heartbreaking loss in a seven-game series last year.
Golden State won the first three games of this year’s series before losing Game 4 in Cleveland on Friday.
Golden State also defeated Cleveland in 2015 in the first of three consecutive NBA Finals series between the teams.