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    Warriors Win Second NBA Championship in Three Years

    They came at the king and didn’t miss. Golden State conquered Cleveland 129-120 in Game 5 last night, clinching the title on their home court. Series MVP Kevin Durant scored 39 points, while Stephen Curry redeemed last year’s disappointing finals performance with 34. But basketball’s monarch fought bravely: LeBron James dropped 41 points with little chance of reprising 2016’s historic 3-1 deficit comeback. Durant, who’s still fending off critics of his move from Oklahoma, said he couldn’t wait to celebrate, “maybe for the rest of the summer.”

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