The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will continue their seemingly annual rematch for the National Basketball League (NBA) as they meet in the 2018 NBA Finals Game 2.
After a couple of days to let the greatness of the 2018 NBA Finals‘ game opener, the reigning champion Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are back on the court for the much-awaited Game 2 on Sunday night at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.
[agg-ad id=”434″ align=”center”][agg-ad id=”4523″ align=”center”]The Warriors claimed the Game 1 in an overtime for a 124-114 win last Thursday night, thanks to a combined 79 points from Hamptons Five members Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson.
Golden State thrashed out a classic signature performance from LeBron James, who recorded a whopping 51 points, posted eight assists and eight rebounds for the Cavs. It was the sixth 50-point game in NBA Finals history, and it was LeBron James’ eighth contest of 40 or more points in this playoffs, matching Jerry West (1965) for the league record.
As for the final period of Game 1 was full of controversy, from the reversed block/charge foul call involving LeBron James and Kevin Durant, the baffling dribbling out the clock by J.R. Smith at the end of regulation, and the melee surrounding the expulsion of Tristan Thompson in an overtime.
“We’ve got to move on,” LeBron James said. “This game is over and done with. We had opportunities.”
The Warriors outscored the Cavaliers 28-22 in the third period in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals, preserving a tune for the defending champs, who are +136 in the third quarter this playoffs, outscoring their rivals by an average of 7.6 points per third quarter.
[agg-ad id=”4520″ align=”center”][agg-ad id=”4523″ align=”center”]ABC will exclusively broadcast the 2018 NBA Finals best-of-seven series and will also be available via its live streaming platforms online. The games will also be available for live streaming on the ESPN app.
Here’s you can watch Warriors vs. Cavs Game 2.
- Date: Sunday, June 3, 2018
- Time: 8 p.m. ET
- Venue: Oracle Arena
- Location: Oakland, CA
- TV Channel: ABC
- Live Stream: WatchESPN or fuboTV Sign up now for a free seven-day trial
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Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals 2018 Schedule
- Game 1 — Warriors 124, Cavaliers 114
- Game 2 — Sunday, June 3: Cavaliers at Warriors, 8 p.m. ET
- Game 3 — Wednesday, June 6: Warriors at Cavaliers, 9 p.m. ET
- Game 4 — Friday, June 8: Warriors at Cavaliers, 9 p.m. ET
- *Game 5 — Monday, June 11: Cavaliers at Warriors, 9 p.m. ET
- *Game 6 — Thursday, June 14: Warriors at Cavaliers, 9 p.m. ET
- *Game 7 — Sunday, June 17: Cavaliers at Warriors, 8 p.m. ET
- *If necessary.