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Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth


Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutWarriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berthDraymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, including a key 3-pointer in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 victory Monday to sweep the Portland Trail BlazersPost to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend’s email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. AP
Published 12:04 a.m. ET May 21, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Draymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, and made a key 3-pointer in overtime as the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 victory on Monday night to sweep the Portland Trail Blazers.Stephen Curry added 37 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists. He and Green became the first teammates to have triple-doubles in the same playoff game.The Warriors will face the winner of the Eastern Conference finals between Toronto and Milwaukee.Damian Lillard, playing with separated ribs, had 28 points and 12 assists for Portland. He missed a 3-point attempt as time ran out in the extra period. Meyers Leonard added a career-high 30 points along with 12 rebounds.___More AP NBA: https://apnews.com/NBA and https://twitter.com/AP_SportsCopyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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