"And we did it together".
Kevin Durant was magnificent, averaging 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists in the finals.
LeBron James, whose 41 points and triple-double average through the series could not hold off the Golden State Warriors' multiple offensive juggernauts, was there to greet Durant with a hand slap, a hug and a pat on the head.
But in the end, the 32-year old couldn't corral back-to-back championships. "I have no reason to look back at what I could have done or shouldn't have done or what I could have done better for the team".
Kevin Durant was criticized by many for joining an already-stacked Golden State Warriors team last July but it is hard to question the move after watching how seamlessly he fit in with the NBA's newest super team.
So during the course of the year, Cleveland GM David Griffin added sharpshooter Kyle Korver, veteran point guard Deron Williams, former Warriors center Andrew Bogut and one-time second-overall pick Derrick Williams in an effort to fortify the bench.More news: Michael Carrick to decide on Man Utd retirement next season
Golden State completed an unprecedented 16-1 run through the National Basketball Association playoffs, registering the second-best average playoff point differential (plus-13.5) in league history.
Overall, the Warriors are 207-39 during Kerr's tenure as coach. "I think our guys just did a good job of hanging in there". You kept us off the street. "Does it always result in us winning? No. We had that huge run in the second quarter, which changed everything". "He had high rebound numbers, he did great with his assists, which is an area of his game he's improved on tremendously, and taken his game to another level. but the thing about him is, that he's unguardable".
Well, I'm not happy he won his first.
The Warriors put the blown 3-1 lead jokes in the past and Kevin Durant got the championship that he desired.
The Warriors have won two National Basketball Association championships over the past three seasons.
Wanda interrupted a live TV interview with KD to tell her son just how proud of him she was in an emotional moment for everyone watching.