Like a heel in pro wrestling seeking heat from the crowd, Draymond Green grinned up at the angry fans, lifted his hands in the air and urged them to give him everything they had in the third quarter of Game 4 of the NBA Finals.
After the game, he stoked the kindling.
“I don’t pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland, honestly,” Green said. “Don’t seem to be the sharpest people around.”
Green’s history with Cavs fans goes back to last year when he was suspended for Game 5 of the series for swiping at LeBron James’ groin area after James stepped over him. The moment changed that series. The Warriors entered Game 5 of last season up 3-1, just like they are now, but they...