Warriors confirm Iguodala to miss NBA Finals opener

Warriors confirm Iguodala to miss NBA Finals opener

Warriors confirm Iguodala to miss NBA Finals opener

Is anyone interested in a little fourplay?

"It's two great teams, the best teams going against each other", Iguodala said. Love believes he's already hit one in Cleveland.

Beyond the fact that some people may just be bored with this seemingly annual event, there is the larger question of whether the Cavaliers can muster enough from King James' court to create any true competitive drama. They need Love and Thompson to play or they just don't have the talent to handle Curry, Durant, Thompson and Green, and playing a fast-paced game is a disaster for the Cavs anyway.

Golden State produced one of their worst halves of basketball in the decider against Houston and needed to pull off something special to turn it around as they were being outplayed and outfought. But in the playoffs, Cleveland used consecutive wins in Canada to begin a shockingly easy four-game sweep in the Eastern semifinals. That's pretty much up to their own focus. And, you can bet Hollywood's A-List Cavs fans will be ready to cheer on LeBron James, 33, and the rest of the "supporting cast". If the Warriors want to lock in, this will be quick and relatively painless.

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The other problem with which Cleveland must deal is that it, too, is missing Kyrie Irving.

If the Warriors go on their patented third quarter runs like they did against the Rockets then not even the hottest LeBron James would be able to counter that punch. Hill is a steady veteran and the most productive of the four players the Cavaliers acquired at the trade deadline, but like a lot of Cavaliers will be at a speed disadvantage in this series. They get 3s and easy baskets.

In March, the NBA and YouTube TV struck a deal which will see the latter becoming the first ever presenting partner of the NBA Finals, with every game of the series to be streamed live.

Love is averaging 13.9 points and 10.0 rebounds in 17 playoff starts, and he's the No. 2 scoring option for the Cavs.

Iguodala, a member of the United States 2012 Olympic gold medal team, is in his 14th National Basketball Association season and fifth with the Warriors, with career averages of 12.6 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.4 assists a game. He's one of the best shooters in the game for a reason.

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