Golden State Warriors prepare for the “hardest game” after losing their first three series.

BOSTON — Golden State Warriors They find themselves in a situation they have been in before: just one win away of a NBA Title

The Warriors are playing in the NBA Finals sixth time in eight years. There is a sense of optimism in the locker room as they win a 3-2 series. Boston Game 6 will be played on Thursday. They also stated that they don't celebrate yet and aren't getting ahead of their own.

“You're doing yourself a disservice when you think about things which don't exist yet.” Klay Thompson said.

The Warriors have struggled to win close-out games in this postseason.

It is even more difficult because of the stakes they face in their next game against Boston.

“Clinching may be the most difficult game you will ever play.” Andre Iguodala said.

Steve Kerr, Warriors coach, says there is no common thread in the games Golden State has lost.

It could be more about their survival instincts. Game 4 of the first round was completed. Denver‘s Nikola Jokic However, he said that his team didn't deserve to be swept after trailing 3-0 in series. This led to the Nuggets winning Game 5. The second round was won by the Nuggets. Memphis From the beginning, the Warriors were outworked by the Warriors. The Conference Finals were won by the Mavericks We wanted to avoid the sweep just like the Nuggets.

They trailed by double figures at halftime in each of three Warriors failed closeout chances. The Warriors managed to hold their own in the first quarter but were unable to maintain their lead in the second quarter against Memphis and Dallas.

Golden State also has had trouble defending its perimeter. In those three losses, the Warriors' opponents shot 53-for-115 (46.1%) from beyond the 3-point line. This could pose a problem for the Celtics. Boston has hit 317 3-pointers in this postseason, which is the most in any single playoff year.

The Celtics suffered their first consecutive loss in this series since late March, when they lost against the Toronto Raptors. Toronto Raptors And Miami Heat. They hadn't lost back-to-back since January.

“We know” [the Celtics are] Thompson stated that they would play with a desperation. “So, for us to match it or exceed that, that will require the most effort that we have had to put in all year.”

The Warriors won their last series against Denver. Stephen Curry Golden State might have lost the determination it takes to win a series, particularly to begin the game. The trend continued in both the Western Conference Semifinals as well as Conference Finals. However, now the Warriors heavily rely on not only their playoffs experience but also their title-clinching skills.

Curry stated, “You just get to understand the nerves.” “We know how to approach the game from a physical perspective, the Game 5 to 6 adjustments, understanding how the building will feel, that energy, and being prepared for it.”

Curry said that he will remind himself and his less experienced teammates about the game before he enters it. The mindset the Warriors have been preaching all year is to stay focused on the game in front you.

Curry stated, “At the end, once you get outside, you just need to be in this moment.” Curry said, “You have to be present as much possible and not worry about what the outcome of a win or loss will mean.” Only 48 minutes are available to you. You can manipulate your mind to stay present and in the moment. This is the most difficult game in your career.

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