by Press Association June 9 2018, 8.49am FacebookTwitterWhatsAppLinkedInEmail Sign up to our Daily newsletter Want to read more?Subscribe today from £1 a week Kevin Durant hailed his inspirational team-mates as his Golden State Warriors team secured back-to-back NBA titles and he joined an exclusive club. The Warriors swept the Cleveland Cavaliers in the best-of-seven finals series, winning the fourth match in Ohio 108-85 on Friday to secure their third championship in four years. Durant was chosen as the series’ Most Valuable Player, and became only the fifth player in history to register a 20-point triple-double in a title-clinching game. Warriors guard Steph Curry contributed 37 points to the winning cause, as LeBron James and the Cavaliers lost out to the Oakland franchise for the second successive year. Durant said: “This is about the journey – all season, getting up, going to work with these guys is amazing. “The environment is incredible. It’s good for you to be around guys like this, it helps you become a better basketball player and a better man. “I’m happy to be part of this group.” Asked about the contest with Cavaliers superstar James, Durant added: “When you play against one of the best, it… Read full this story
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