After the game, he stoked the kindling.
Green has tried to play to the crowd, egging on the fans when they start to jeer him. even though afterward he claimed, "I don't pay attention to anybody in Cleveland, honestly".
There doesn't seem to be anything that rattles them, so it should be no surprise that on the verge of being swept by a Warriors team James called a "juggernaut" and "beast" before the Finals began, Cleveland dug down deep again. That gave him an accumulation of flagrant foul points and forced him to sit out Game 5 as the Warriors lost their chance to clinch the series, and they eventually fell in seven games.
That being true, Cleveland was still better, again and again. Green, for his part, is ready for Game 5. Both nights, they found cause to chant, "Draymond sucks" - earlier in Game 4 than in Game 3. After several minutes, the broadcast announced that the first technical foul was in fact on Warriors coach Steve Kerr, who'd leaped off the bench in protest of the foul committed against Shumpert as well. The Warriors were called for twice as many fouls as the Cavaliers in the first quarter. "In the moment, I thought I had verbalized to the table that the technical foul was on Coach Kerr". At least if I'm going to get 'em, let me earn them. When I say something, I've already thought about what I was going to say.
There is nothing unusual about Draymond Green getting whistled for a technical foul. It was marked that way in the original box score too.
Midway through the 3rd quarter, Draymond Green was called for a technical foul after disagreeing with a personal-foul call and expressing his disapproval by waving his arm at an official. "It wasn't until that last incident, when there was that stoppage in play, that the officials went to the scorers and said, 'No, that first-half technical was on Steve Kerr, ". "The players are less talented than they used to be", Kerr said Friday morning. "I take full responsibly for that".
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Yes, he will play in Game 5, and he will have Kevin Durant as his teammate, not Harrison Barnes, and yes the Warriors feel very good about those things and many other differences from a year ago. "When we've got guys - like Steph [Curry], Klay [Thompson], me, [Kevin Durant] - picking up two, three fouls in a hurry, it's tough to bring the physicality".
CLEVELAND - Draymond Green gets to play in this Game 5.
Their 53% three-point shooting also was significantly better than in any other Finals game.
Without saying the exact words, but by standing in that spot and circling himself and underlining the differences from past year, Draymond Green wants everybody to know that the Warriors are ready for this, and that the Second Annual NBA Finals Draymond Moment is set up to be something special.
"At the end of the day, the series is a little different". We obviously know you can't just go home and expect to win. "I appreciate the love".