Game 5 recap


Kevin Durant, Golden State

The NBA Finals MVP scored 39 points on 14-for-20 shooting.

By the numbers

14-0 run by the Warriors in the second quarter, bringing them from 43-39 down to 54-43 up in three minutes and four seconds.

1. Number of losses by Warriors in the playoffs, tying NBA record set by 1983 76ers and 2001 Lakers.

41 Points by LeBron James on 19-of-30 shooting, with 13 rebounds and eight assists.

6 Points by Kevin Love in 30 foul-plagued minutes. He had 10 rebounds but hit just two of eight shots and missed three free throws.