It's a 'three-match,' schedule released as Cavs to face Warriors for 3rd time in Finals

It's a 'three-match,' schedule released as Cavs to face Warriors for 3rd time in Finals

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The moment we've all been waiting for is finally here. The Cleveland Cavs completed their run through the Eastern Conference Thursday night and are now set up for a rematch, or a "three-match," against the Golden State Warriors for the third year in a row.

A depleted Cavs team lost to the Warriors in the 2015 NBA Finals, but they came back the next year and defeated the Warriors in Game 7 for an unforgettable championship run.

  • Game 1 - Thursday, June 1. Cleveland at Golden State,  9 p.m.
  • Game 2 - Sunday, June 4. Cleveland at Golden State, 8 p.m.
  • Game 3 - Wednesday, June 7. Golden State at Cleveland, 9 p.m.
  • Game 4 - Friday, June 9. Golden State at Cleveland, 9 p.m.
  • Game 5 - Monday, June 12. Cleveland at Golden State, 9 p.m. (Games 5-7 if necessary)
  • Game 6 - Thursday, June 15. Golden State at Cleveland, 9 p.m.
  • Game 7 - Sunday, June 18. Cleveland at Golden State.

During the 2016-17 regular season, the Cavs and Warriors split the season series, each winning one game against each other.

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