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Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Golden State Warriors’ season has not been a straight line. They have coped with injuries, behind-the-scenes squabbles, fatigue and even complacency. But they are still a basketball superpower, and they are imposing their will this postseason with another majestic romp past overmatched opponents. On Monday night, the Warriors clinched a fifth…

Damian Lillard’s Impossible Burden

It was not supposed to end like this for Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers. Not this year. Dealt what seemed like a fatal blow in March when Jusuf Nurkic, Portland’s most valuable indispensable inside presence, was lost for the season with a broken leg, the team somehow grew stronger. The Blazers entered the…