Some Facts about Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers for the championship.
  1. 1.
    The current score is 610-610
    After 6 games, each team has 610 points.
  2. 2.
    Finals leaders through Gm. 6 — Points: Lebron James (181), Assists: Lebron James (51), Rebounds: Lebron James (68), Steals: Lebron James (16), Blocks: Lebron James (13)
  3. 3.
    3-pt contest winners playing in this finals: 5
    Klay Thompson (2016) Steph Curry (2015) Kyrie Irving (2013) Kevin Love (2012) James Jones (2011)
  4. 4.
    Game 6 Fines
    Warriors Coach Steve Kerr criticizing refs: $25,000. Warriors PG Steph Curry throwing mouthpiece: $25,000 — it hit the son of a Cavs owner in the face, and he got ejected for it. Find the vine. It's worth it 😂.
  5. 5.
    Warriors Losses Postseason: 8 Warriors Losses Regular season: 9
    PS: Out of 24, 66% Win vs RS: Out of 81, 89% Win
  6. 6.
    In Game 6, Lebron James scored or assisted on 35 of CLE’s final 43 points.
  7. 7.
    Lebron James stat line last two games:
    82 points, 7/14 3PT, 24 rebounds, 7 steals, 6 blocks, 3 turnovers
  8. 8.
    Lebron James has scored at least 20 pts in all 16 games when his team faced postseason elimination
    Only players with longer: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (18), Karl Malone (17)
  9. 9.
    Last 3 players with consecutive 40+ points in NBA Finals games
    Lebron James in 2016, Shaquille O'Neal in 2000, Michael Jordan in 1993
  10. 10.
    The highest NBA Finals Game Score ever is 42.5, set by James in Game 6. 10 is considered average, 40 is Outstanding.
    Game Score = (Points Scored + (0.4 x FG) - (0.7 x FGA) - (0.4 x (FTA - FT)) + (0.7 x ORB) + (0.3 x DRB) + STL + (0.7 x AST) + (0.7 x BLK) - (0.4 x PF) - TO)
  11. 11.
    Players who’ve won Reg. Season MVP & NBA title in back-to-back seasons:
    Lebron James ('12-'13), Michael Jordan ('91-'92), Bill Russell ('61, '62, '63), Curry '15-'16?
  12. 12.
    In this series, Steph Curry has more turnovers (26) than assists (24).
    Tied with ... LeBron James (26).
  13. 13.
    In the game to win it all, Warriors starter Harrison Barnes went 0-8, 0-5 from 3pt, and 0-0 FT, with 5 total points in Gms 5 and 6
    Cavs benchwarmer Dahntay Jones, signed on the last day of the season, managed 5 pts, 1 block, 1 rebound in 2 minutes of fame in Game 6.
  14. 14.
    Tristan Thompson of the Cavaliers ran a game high 2.96 miles in Game 6.
    Might explain his game high +/- (+32) & REB (16), and making 5/5 contested shots. Thompson's 6/6 shot chart seen here.
  15. 15.
    The last team down 3-1 to force a Game 7?
    1966 Boston Celtics
  16. 16.
    If Cavs lose, they’ll be 0-3 playing for NBA titles. Only other teams with the same same start:
    Detroit Pistons in ‘55, ‘56, and '88 & The New York Knickerbockers in ‘51, ‘52, and '53