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Thunder-Warriors: How the West will be won

The way the Western Conference finals have gone, there was only one way this could end: a Game 7 for the title.

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Game 7 Thunder vs. Warriors: Who wins? (2:05)
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Will Thunder lie down for Game 7? (2:11)
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This is Game 7: Where history is made (2:15)
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NBA teams' BPI chances in the playoffs

A daily look at the Basketball Power Index projections for the NBA playoffs, broken down by series.

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The NBA's little-known odd couple

With Game 7 in Golden State looming, Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan turned to a seemingly unlikely source of inspiration: activist Harry Edwards, who has forged a friendship with Donvovan that's built on mutual respect.

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Simmons, a basketball and soccer star? (0:27)
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Curry credits all-around team effort in Game 6 win (0:44)
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Vibe in Thunder locker room after Game 6 one of 'dejection' (2:04)
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Future Power Rankings: NBA teams, 1 to 30

Are titles in your team's future? Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton forecast the future for every NBA franchise.

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Future Power Rankings: NBA teams, 1 to 30

Are titles in your team's future? Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton forecast the future for every NBA franchise.

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Cavs owner sees more mature, calm LeBron heading into NBA Finals (1:08)
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Cavs' news conferences filled with shenanigans (0:52)
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Stephen A. not sold Cavs can win it all (1:22)

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Likely lottery pick Buddy Hield, a former Oklahoma star, will be among the faces in the crowd at Oracle Arena.

Ben Fawkes ESPN Staff Writer 

Golden State opened up as a consensus 7.5-point favorite in Las Vegas for Game 7. Warriors are down to -6.5 at most books two hours before tip.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

It's time for Kevin Durant to go to work.

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

What's Russell Westbrook wearing? A pretty boring outfit by his standards: ballcap, T-shirt, ripped jeans and Vans.

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Lue: Focused on ourselves not opponents

Tyronn Lue acknowledges that both the Thunder and Warriors would be tough opponents, but the Cavaliers are more focused on their own game.

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Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Average price paid to tonight's Warriors-Thunder game on Warriors resale site is $794, on StubHub average ticket sold for $848.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Warriors' strength in numbers should include a rowdy Oracle crowd for Game 7.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Durant, sporting a white hoodie and black jeans, arrives for Game 7.

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Zach Lowe's 5 things to watch in Game 7

The way the Western Conference finals have gone, there was only one way this could end -- with one game to take it all. Five things

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Will Thunder lay down for Game 7?

Rachel Nichols doesn't believe the Thunder will have a repeat performance of Game 6 even with all of the odds against them.

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Faces in the crowd: Curry gets by Ibaka

You missed these 12 things while Steph Curry was putting the finishing touches on Golden State's Game 6 victory.

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There was 10-minute burst at NBA Combine where I thought Malik Newman should be elite college scorer. Needs to pick school that needs points

Stephen A. questions Love, Smith

Stephen A. Smith says his huge question mark for the Cavaliers heading into the Finals is Kevin Love, because he doesn't know if he will show up against Draymond Green or Serge Ibaka.

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