The Golden State Warriors will never live down blowing a 3-1 lead to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2016 NBA Finals. The negative reaction has gone well beyond social media jokes. No matter what this franchise accomplishes over the next few years — and it’s likely to be a lot — plenty of critics will say that Golden State couldn’t beat Cleveland once in three tries with a chance to become the best team of all time and needed to sign Kevin Durant to retake control. It’s a winning argument no matter what. There is no response.
Apparently the same rules apply when Warriors owner Joe Lacob talks to Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan, the man who led the Chicago Bulls to a then-record 72 wins and a title in the 1995-96 season. Lacob made a radio appearance on 95.7 The Game’s “Afternoon Delight” with Greg Papa on Tuesday and relayed a story from a dinnerRead More »from Michael Jordan told Warriors owner 73 wins with no title 'don't mean s---'