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Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy as the Warriors celebrate their title alongside Lake Merritt Thursday in Oakland.

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy as the Warriors celebrate their title alongside Lake Merritt Thursday in Oakland.


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Draymond Green, in his now famous shirt, addresses the crowd outside the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center alongside Lake Merritt.

Draymond Green, in his now famous shirt, addresses the crowd outside the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center alongside Lake Merritt.


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Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green kisses his son, Draymond, Jr., during championship parade on Broadway in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green kisses his son, Draymond, Jr., during championship parade on Broadway in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


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Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green during a parade and rally after winning the NBA basketball championship Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green during a parade and rally after winning the NBA basketball championship Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)


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Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr speaks during the NBA basketball team’s championship rally Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland is celebrating its second championship in the past three years. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) less
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr speaks during the NBA basketball team’s championship rally Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland is celebrating its second championship in the past three … more


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Stephen Curry snaps a selfie with confetti falling at the Golden State Warriors victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry snaps a selfie with confetti falling at the Golden State Warriors victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


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Kevin Durant hoists the Larry O’Brien trophy at the Golden State Warriors victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Kevin Durant hoists the Larry O’Brien trophy at the Golden State Warriors victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


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Confetti rains down on the Golden State Warriors players at a victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Confetti rains down on the Golden State Warriors players at a victory rally in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Paul Chinn, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry soaks up the atmosphere during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry soaks up the atmosphere during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Zaza Pachulia hugs a lucky fan after exiting his bus to greet the crowd during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Zaza Pachulia hugs a lucky fan after exiting his bus to greet the crowd during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ JaVale McGee high-fives fans during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ JaVale McGee high-fives fans during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as he walks the route as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as he walks the route as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green flexes his muscles during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green flexes his muscles during the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson and Matt Barnes wave to the crowd at the Golden State Warriors’ championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson and Matt Barnes wave to the crowd at the Golden State Warriors’ championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Thousands of Golden State Warriors’ fans attend a rally after championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Thousands of Golden State Warriors’ fans attend a rally after championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Stephen Curry points to the crowd as he holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry points to the crowd as he holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Ian Clark carries the Larry O’Brien Trophy on the route as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Ian Clark carries the Larry O’Brien Trophy on the route as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Stephen Curry takes a picture of Ian Clark with the Larry O’Brien Trohpy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry takes a picture of Ian Clark with the Larry O’Brien Trohpy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

JaVale McGee takes in the scene as thousands of fans cheer during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

JaVale McGee takes in the scene as thousands of fans cheer during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Klay Thompson points to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Klay Thompson points to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Draymond Green waves to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Draymond Green waves to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

The crowd reaches out to high five JaVale McGee as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

The crowd reaches out to high five JaVale McGee as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ fans cheer Draymond Green during championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ fans cheer Draymond Green during championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Kevin Durant and David West (right) roll along during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Kevin Durant and David West (right) roll along during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

Former NBA MVP Rick Berry and present MVP Kevin Durant stop for a photo at the end of the parade during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017. less
Former NBA MVP Rick Berry and present MVP Kevin Durant stop for a photo at the end of the parade during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June … more


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

Zaza Pachulia greets thousands of fans during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Zaza Pachulia greets thousands of fans during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Stephen Curry waves at thousands of fans during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Stephen Curry waves at thousands of fans during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Kevin Durant holds the MVP trophy during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Kevin Durant holds the MVP trophy during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

OAKLAND, CA – JUNE 15: Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry is surrounded by confetti as he holds the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy during the Warriors Victory Parade on June 15, 2017 in Oakland, California. An estimated crowd of over 1 million people came out to cheer on the Golden State Warriors during their victory parade after winning the 2017 NBA Championship. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) less
OAKLAND, CA – JUNE 15: Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry is surrounded by confetti as he holds the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy during the Warriors Victory Parade on June 15, 2017 in Oakland, … more


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Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy with his family as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Stephen Curry holds the Larry O’Brien Trophy with his family as the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA Championship with a victory parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors’ fan Jackie Vargas shows off her custom made Warriors hat ahead of the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Golden State Warriors’ fan Jackie Vargas shows off her custom made Warriors hat ahead of the championship parade in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, June 15, 2017.


Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.

Fans scream and cheer as Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee pass them on a bus during the Warriors’ 2017 NBA Championship parade June 15, 2017 in Oakland, Calif.


Photo: Leah Millis, The Chronicle

Players Klay Thompson and Matt Barnes along the route during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Players Klay Thompson and Matt Barnes along the route during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

Fans cheer during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Fans cheer during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr celebrates with fans during a parade and rally after winning the NBA basketball championship Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) less
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr celebrates with fans during a parade and rally after winning the NBA basketball championship Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose … more


Photo: Marcio Jose Sanchez, Associated Press

Kevin Durant waves to fans along the route during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Kevin Durant waves to fans along the route during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.


Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

Kevin Durant’s bus rolls along Lakeshore during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

Kevin Durant’s bus rolls along Lakeshore during the Golden State Warriors NBA championship victory parade through downtown Oakland, Ca., on Thursday June 15, 2017.

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