Draymond Green Reflects On Losing To LeBron James In 2016 Finals: “I Cost Us A Championship”
Written by B87FM on September 17, 2022
Draymond Inexperienced spoke candidly concerning the Golden State Warriors’ 2016 NBA Finals loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, admitting that he blames the defeat on himself. Inexperienced mentioned the collection throughout a latest look on the Checc’n In podcast.
“We misplaced. I take that on the chin,” Inexperienced stated. “I value us a championship. I’m effective with that. I can take that on the chin, no drawback. I come clean with my errors.”
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Factoring into the loss was Inexperienced’s one-game suspension, which he was given after being known as for a flagrant foul on LeBron James. Whereas he regrets the way it performed out, he says he would nonetheless do the identical transfer right now.
“Would I do it once more? One thousand %,” he stated.
Inexperienced defined that he feels he’s handled in a different way within the NBA as a result of his repute: “There’s Draymond Inexperienced guidelines. There’s 100 % Draymond Inexperienced guidelines. Evan Mobley did the identical precise factor and kicked LeBron within the head, ain’t no one speaking about desirous to kick him out, ain’t no one speaking prefer it was [on] goal.”
“If any person tries to step over me, I’m going to attempt to hit them,” Inexperienced continued.” “What I wouldn’t do once more is, I wouldn’t permit myself to be able to the place somebody could make that call and price me.”
Take a look at Inexperienced’s full feedback on the Checc’n In podcast here.