The Golden State Warriors are up 2-0 in the series after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-77 on Sunday night. The Warriors defense has completely shut the door on Cleveland’s potent offense. The game between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers is scheduled to start at 9 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at Quicken Loans Arena. The matchup will be broadcast on ABC.
The Cleveland Cavaliers were unable to do anything in the two games at Oracle. The Cavs return home for Game 3 the Cavs looked lost and unsettled by Golden State’s movement on defense. In Game 2 on Sunday the Cavs shot 40 percent from the paint and only 4 of 17 on three-point shots. They missed 24 of their shots in the paint area. Also, power forward Kevin Love left in the third quarter and entered the league’s concussion protocol after taking an elbow to the back of the head. James is trying to carry the load and not getting the help that he needs from his teammates. The Cavs return to their home floor and need to find some answers fast. Best Sports Site Blog believes Game 3 could go either way depending on the strategy the Cavs use in this game. Better ball movement by Cleveland, instead of the isolation game that doesn’t work, will go a long ways in getting the Cavs back in this series.
The Golden State Warriors are swarming around LeBron James making it difficult for him to do what he does best. The Dubs has won seven straight against Cleveland dating back to the last three games of the 2015 Finals. Golden State has completely shut the door so far in this series against the Cavs. The Cavaliers are only shooting 37 percent from the field in the first two games. So far the story has been the Warriors defense, and some of it is the Cavs’ offense.