each game was very hard fought. The series saw the NBA’s MVP and Scoring champion collide in what should be the first of several Finals match-ups between the two organizations. But before we can look forward to next season, we’ll likely see many of these athletes as teammates in this year’s Olympic Games as members of the U.S. Men’s Basketball Team.
After James and Durant unite to defend the gold, they’ll be right back to competing for some, in the form of the 2013 Larry O’Brien Trophy.
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