The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook has the Warriors at 5-12 odds to win the NBA title, with the Cavaliers getting 2-1 odds to hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy next month.
The former Detroit Pistons values James' versatility and size over Jordan's rings.
Golden State reigns over the vaunted Western Conference. Not the Spurs or OKC. The Warriors. It was unexpected, and don't be surprised if it lasts.
Here are the best moments from the 2015 playoffs (so far) as we ready ourselves for the NBA Finals.
Stephen Curry and the Warriors just went through a rite of passage worth celebrating, but they still have to prove they're ready for the next step against LeBron James.
None of their season was predictable, but all of it was necessary. That's how the Cavs became the Cavs, a team that has learned championship qualities.
Sources say the Bulls are giving increasing consideration to firing coach Tom Thibodeau and absorbing the corresponding financial hit.
The Cleveland Cavaliers rank 23rd of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report revealing the sports franchises that spend the most on their players.
Even by the Jordan standard, the East has fallen under LeBron James' domination, the kind not seen since the great Celtics teams of the 1960s.
With their 104-90 Game 5 victory over the Houston Rockets, the Golden State Warriors clinched the longest shared layoff leading up to the NBA Finals in league history.
The difference in the series was long-range scoring. The Hawks could not replicate their regular-season success
Exhausted players are vastly more injury prone, and the only way the Cavaliers lose this series is if LeBron is injured.
Points Per Game103.18th
Rebounds Per Game43.018th
Assists Per Game22.110th
Cavaliers @ Warriors
ORACLE Arena - Fri 6/5