Warriors make satisfying return to NBA Finals: ‘We back’

Warriors make satisfying return to NBA Finals: 'We back'

We couldn’t be sure we’d ever see it again. Klay Thompson draining three-point shot after three-point shot in a Western Conference finals close-out game. Draymond Green with 17 points, nine assists and some major muscle flexing with a Western Conference championship in the balance. Stephen Curry dancing on the sidelines and waving his towel as … Read more

Luka Doncic runs out of heroics, Mavs’ playoff run ends in Game 5 loss to Warriors

Luka Doncic runs out of heroics, Mavs' playoff run ends in Game 5 loss to Warriors

SAN FRANCISCO — Luka Doncic rubbed his hands through his hair as confetti streamed down from the Chase Center rafters. The look of exhaustion and disappointment for a 23-year-old superstar who’d believed his Mavericks could stave off elimination again — and again, and again — in pursuit of the NBA Finals. No luck—and no heroics—Thursday … Read more