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Were the Warriors robbed? NBA admits Kevin Durant was fouled in final seconds of Cavaliers 1-point win

Were the Warriors robbed? NBA admits Kevin Durant was fouled in final seconds of Cavaliers 1-point win

Warriors forward Kevin Durant sat on the floor in disbelief while the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrated. The Cavs’ Richard Jefferson ran down the court with a fist in the air.

Just as they had in the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers defeated the Warriors in the teams’ Christmas Day showdown, winning, 109-108. Instead of the Warriors’ superstar off-season addition getting an opportunity to win the game on the final possession, Durant was sent sprawling to the floor after catching the ball in the right corner. 

The NBA admitted Monday that Jefferson should have been called for a foul after making foot-to-foot contact with Durant, causing him to trip and lose his balance. The...

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