NBA Finals Game 2: 7 Awesome Stats and Facts

1.) Draymond Green tonight

17 points, 10 rebounds, and 9 assists on 50% (6-for-12) shooting. Finals MVP?

Warriors defeat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals at 1-1

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2.) DeMarcus Cousins tonight

Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins (0) and Toronto Raptors center Marc Gasol (33) go for a loose ball during the first quarter in Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena on Sunday, June 2. Dan Hamilton / USA TODAY Sports
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After a cameo 8-minute appearance in Game 1, Boogie gave the Warriors 28 minutes in a starting capacity, ending up with 11 points, 10 rebounds, and six assists.

3.) 23

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That’s the number of consecutive playoffs series the Warriors have won a road game. That’s just amazing!

4.) Strength in Numbers

The mantra worked for Golden State in Game 2, assisting in 34 out of their 38 field goals made. That’s a historic 89.5% of their shots!

The Warriors set a record for AST% in a finals games. Assisting on 34 of 38 made shots (89.5%)
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5.) Andre Iguodala

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Iggy has missed 13 of his last 14 threes and that dagger three he hit late in the game was only his second since the Western Conference semifinals.

6.) Raptors hustle

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It’s not all bad for the Raptors in Game 2. They hustled over the court for 23 second chance points while the Warriors had a big fat 0 on that end.

7.) All West Team?

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Since the 1999-2000 season, 63 out of a possible 95 All-NBA first-team selections are from the Western Conference.