2018 NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Cavaliers

NBA Finals, Game 3: The Wrap

NBA.com Staff

Game 3 Final Score: Warriors 110, Cavaliers 102 | Warriors lead series 3-0 | Series Hub

The Lede: Despite an off night from Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, the Warriors earned a pivotal Game 3 win in Cleveland behind Kevin Durant’s 43 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists.

Game 3 Coverage: Warriors 110, Cavaliers 102

Video Recap: Warriors 110, Cavaliers 102

Game 3 Recap & Box Score

Video Box Score | Shotcharts

Player matchups: See who guarded who

The Big Story: Game 3


Powell: Durant electric in Warriors’ time of need

Aschburner: Five takeaways from Game 3

Smith: 10 lingering thoughts from Warriors’ win

Schuhmann: Key stat to know from Game 3

Hang Time Podcast: Durant unstoppable in Game 3

NBA.com/Stats: Inside The Box Score — Game 3

NBA.com/Stats: Synergy Stats Breakdown — Game 3


Thompson: Durant ‘gave me and Steph a night off’

Durant provides pivotal spark in Game 3

LeBron gets help, still not enough

Top Plays & Highlights

Ultimate Highlight: Warriors put Cavs on brink of elimination

Turning Point: Durant gets it going to fuel Warriors

Durant drills dagger from way downtown

Look familiar? Durant’s shot similar to Game 3 in 2017

LeBron passes to himself off glass for massive slam

Top 5 Plays from Game 3

Play of the Day | Move of the Night | Handle of the Night

Dunk of the Night | Assist of the Night | Block of the Night

Durant goes off, pours in 43 points, 13 rebounds, 7 assists

LeBron records triple-double: 33 points, 10 rebounds, 11 assists

Postgame News Conference & Interviews

Durant explains decision to pull up for deep dagger

LeBron: Durant ‘an assassin’ in clutch

Smith says Game 3 loss tougher to take than Game 1

Looking Ahead

GameTime: Is series headed for a sweep?