- Cleveland Cavaliers 91 – Golden State Warriors 113
Highlights: Kevin Durant finished with 38 points, eight rebounds and eight assists to lead Golden State past LeBron James and the defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers, 113-91 on Thursday night in Game 1. Stephen Curry did his share by scoring 28 points with six 3-pointers and 10 assists. LeBron James wound up with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists. Kyrie Irving scored 24 points on 10-of-22 shooting. Kevin Love grabbed 21 rebounds and scored 15 points, while Tristan Thompson was held scoreless and to four boards. Game 2 in the series is Sunday night back at Oracle Arena with its deafening sellout crowd.