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NBA – The Golden State Warriors Are NBA Champs For 2015

Posted on June 17, 2015 in Professional Sports News.

The Golden State Warriors are NBA Champions for the first time in 40 years.

The Warriors’ last title came in 1975, and this one gives them four in their franchise history.

Golden State beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 105-97, in Game Six of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena behind 25 points, eight assists and six rebounds from Steph Curry.

Andre Iguodala was named Finals MVP after helping lead the Warriors to a 4 games to 2 series victory.

Former MSU Spartan Draymond Green put up a triple-double with 16 points, 11 boards and 10 assists, while Iguodala added 25 points.

LeBron James had 32 points, 18 rebounds and nine assists.

The Cavaliers lost in the championship round for the second time, with the first coming in 2007.

The city of Cleveland hasn’t won a title in any of the major professional sports since 1964.

By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports