Golden State Warriors: Draymond Green is the MVP of the WCF

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All-Star point guard Damian Lillard was held to 19 points on 18 shots.

Lillard has not been listed on the official injury report because there was never any doubt about his availability.

"I don't even know what to say about Draymond", coach Steve Kerr said.

"I realized I got to a point where I was doing more crying than playing", he said. "Obviously you feel it, but that's it", he said.

Meanwhile, Portland's predicament went from bad to worse on Sunday when Lillard confirmed a rib injury that had resulted from a collision with Looney as both went to the floor for a loose ball in Game 2 on Thursday. And if that task weren't daunting enough, they'll have to do so with their best player and leader suffering another ill-timed injury.

The Golden State Warriors and Portland Trail Blazers meet Monday in game four of the NBA Western Conference Finals at the Moda Center. The Warriors won the previous matchup 110-99.

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The Warriors can close out the series with a victory Monday.

No team has ever come back to win after going down 3-0 in the playoffs. "Like Klay [Thompson] said, we've got one more game to win, and we know Damian can get hot and change an entire series". The Blazers, as a team, were getting to the free-throw line easily, early in the game, which led to a lot of their success (Team: 16-22 in first half free-throws). "Had a double-digit lead in Game 3, let that one slip away as well", Lillard said. "But I think just sometimes I'm not looking at initial action".

"There's a huge difference between No. 1 and No. 2". And you look at the numbers and it's a slim chance of you winning the series like that. They came alongside leadership, evidenced by Green giving Bell a pat on the back during that down moment. "We lose our focus as a team". The Trail Blazers shot 8-of-27 (29.6 percent) from three after the first quarter, and for the game the Blazers missed 13 free throws (they shot just 60.6 percent as a team from the stripe). If Golden State can continue making Lillard and McCollum uncomfortable, Portland's season could be on borrowed time. In three games, Lillard is shooting just 32.9 percent from the field and averaging 4.7 turnovers.

The Blazers were already without center Jusuf Nurkic, who broke his leg late in the season. Meyers Leonard was a bright spot in Game 3, earning a surprise start and scoring 16 points, a playoff career-high.

The Warriors could be without veteran Andre Iguodala when they take the court for Game 4 of the Western Conference finals.