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National Basketball Association fines Cavs' Thompson $25,000 after Game 1 incident

LeBron James during Game 3 of last year’s NBA Finals LeBron James during Game 3 of last year’s NBA Finals. Associated Press file
Jennie Wade | 02 June, 2018, 23:26

"We have a game on Sunday to make up for it and do the best we can to get back on the right track". "We just couldn't stop him".

Fast-forward to now - the final weeks of the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season, during which James, 15 years into the league at the ripened age of 33, has experienced a pure renaissance of athleticism and longevity. "If this were Game 32 of the regular season, I would not have played [on Thursday]".

Warriors forward Green waved goodbye and began taunting Thompson, who responded by shoving the ball into Green's face, prompting players from both teams to separate the two as he continued off the court.

Coach Tyronn Lue said after the game that Smith though the Cavs were ahead, although Smith said he knew the game was tied and was waiting for a timeout to be called. Hours earlier, Nike released the limited-edition Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 1 25 Straight in celebration of what he'd accomplished against the Pistons on this day 11 years ago. "Most of the Warriors went to a picnic".

"Bron went to war in this game".

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The incident started in the closing seconds of Cleveland's 124-114 overtime loss Thursday night when Thompson was called for a flagrant 2 foul against Shaun Livingston. He was so dominant during the game that cameras caught Warriors enforcer Draymond Green yelling, "F- you, p-y!" in the direction of the King. I obviously don't have a microphone recording but what he [Curry] said was: "'Boy, you couldn't let me have that one?'" Windhorst explained on The Lowe Post podcast.

James topped his historic May 31 playoff performance from 2007 by three points but became the first player in National Basketball Association history to score 50 in a Finals game and lose. That's always the challenge when you play a great player. Just going over it in my head what I think went wrong.

The NBA also ruled that the controversial block call on LeBron James, which was reversed from a charge call, was the correct call, as "replay showed James was not in a legal guarding position".

He is still one of the most important players on the team, and for the most part of his career, he has done a good job of playing through pain. Put ourselves in a (position) to win the game.

The Cavs led with less than a minute left in regulation and but for an overturned foul call on Warriors' Kevin Durant and a miscue by Cavs guard J.R. Smith at the end of the fourth quarter, the game could easily have had a different result. Because on this night, for the second time in his career, LeBron James couldn't have been better on May 31.

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