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Tyronn Lue says the Cavs were 'being too nice' to Warriors until Game 4

Tyronn Lue says the Cavs were 'being too nice' to Warriors until Game 4
Published On: Mon, Jun 12
Apr 25, 2015; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) fouls Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) during the first half in game four of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at the Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

There was clearly something different about the Cleveland Cavaliers in Friday's 137-116 NBA Finals Game 4 win over the Warriors. Cleveland scored 137 points and set a Finals record with 24 3-pointers, looking nearly unstoppable all game long.

If you ask Cavs coach Tryonn Lue, it has to do with the way they were treating Golden State's players.

"I thought the first two games we were being too nice," Lue said on Sunday. "The first three games, helping guys up off the floor, smiling, talking to guys and -- yeah, I didn't like that.

"So I think Game 4, talking trash, being physical, whatever you got to do to try to get that edge to win, you got to do it."

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