Day: June 3, 2019

N.B.A. Finals: Warriors Tie Series With Raptors – The New York Times

N.B.A. Finals: Warriors Tie Series With Raptors  The New York Times

TORONTO — The Golden State Warriors drastically changed their starting lineup for Sunday night’s Game 2 of the N.B.A. finals, missed 24 of their first 33 shots, sank into an early double-digit deficit and lost two more key contributors to injury. The Warriors also managed to overcome all of that to do what they seemingly always do: The two-time defending champions, fueled by one of their vintage third-quarter haymakers, won a road game in the playoffs for the 23rd successive series. Flummoxed for a game and a half by the Toronto Raptors’ physical defense, Golden State swung back in a big wa…