The Heat and Thunder both went through interesting paths to reach the NBA finals, but they'll have to put every tough series behind them if they plan on winning. Both LeBron James and Kevin Durant are looking to win their first rings, although the pressure they face is anything but equal. All that matters is winning four out of the next seven games. Which team will hoist the trophy?


Which team wins?

The Thunder knocked off a surging Spurs team in six games, while the Heat mounted a comeback against the veteran Celtics.

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Which team will win the NBA Finals?

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    64%
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Is LeBron clutch?

Questions about LeBron James' ability to perform under pressure have dogged him for years, but he may have answered his critics in Game 6 and Game 7.

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Did LeBron James prove he can perform in the clutch in Games 6 and 7 of the Eastern Conference finals?

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    35%
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LeBron or Durant?

Both James and Kevin Durant are exceptionally dangerous all-around players, deadly shooters, and fierce competitors.

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Who would you rather have on your team?

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    49%
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    51%

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Pressure point?

Ever since their introductory press conference before last season, the pressure has been on the Heat to win more than one title.

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Will pressure to win an NBA title help or hurt the Heat?

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    39%
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    61%

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