MIAMI — Here’s good news for Golden State: It’s not over.
Close, but not over.
There are nine teams in NBA history who have successfully overcome 3-1 deficits to win a series, which is the task the defending champion Warriors now face in their Western Conference finals matchup with Oklahoma City.
Otherwise, the greatest season in NBA regular-season history — 73-9 — will end without even a trip to the Finals.
Here are the nine who overcame the odds:
Boston vs. Philadelphia, 1968