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Who will face off in the NBA finals?

Poll closed May 13, 2018.
  1. Houston and Boston

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  2. Houston and Cleveland

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  3. Golden State and Boston

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  4. Golden State and Cleveland

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  1. Orion Bailey

    Orion Bailey WHINEY BIG BITCH!!!!!

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    How quickly one game forced a 180 out of me. I thought the rockets would take this to 7. Now I will be surprised if they win one game.
    Crazy how good GSW is.
     
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    Chris Craig "John Wayne" Staff Member Moderator

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    I'm sorry I can't cheer for Harden and Paul
     
  3. BBert

    BBert Weasels Ripped My Flesh

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    As much as I wish GS would not be rewarded for Durant stacking their team and making a travshamockery of the whole pretense of this season, and as much as I loathe Draymond "Another Kick to the Groin" Green, I cannot and will not under any circumstances wish any success for El Floppo and especially not for C-you-in-hell-P3. Screw those two. After the Whoriers dispose of the Rockettes, I'll be rooting for whoever they play in the finals.
     
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    Sarni Well-Known Member

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    I have zero interest in the Houston v GS series to be honest. I don’t like either team. I thought I would be cheering Rockets because of how much I dislike Warriors but I just can’t.

    I am torn in the other series. On one hand I prefer Celtics as a team, they are a very likeable unit, amazing Brad Stevens and a great underdog story behind their recent playoffs success. However I am convinced they have no chance against whoever wins West in the finals while Cleveland will have a small chance because of LeBron. On the other hand maybe great coaching would give Celtics the edge.

    I know for sure I will support the Eastern team in the Finals.
     
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    dviss1 Emcee Referee

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    One could also argue he's responsible for the donkey's development.
     
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    dviss1 Emcee Referee

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    They boutsta get SWEPT.
     
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    BonesJones YouTube - TrueBlazerFan

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    On two sides of the trade it's extremely simple. Phili gets rid of Bayless for cash, and Atlanta trades Plumlee and Bembry for Turner and a pick. When I make trades, I come up with trades that I think all teams should do, or might do in a vacuum. None of these trade ideas are likely to happen, so instead of looking at it like that, tell me which team you think wouldnt do this trade.

    I honestly think there'd be a chance he'd leave for us. He grew up here. If we had his best friend that he grew up with here as well, I think we'd have a chance. It's be a great story and I feel like he may grow tired of being in the other players shadows. Not likely, but we'd have a chance.
     
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    He has really nice suits
     
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  9. kjironman1

    kjironman1 Back from 0-2!

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    Well it certainly has as much (or more) validity as most other trade ideas so why not?
    I'd love to see that happen. I think Love would do well here. Getting Klay would be a huge boost.
     
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    Celts better win tonight. I just don't see them winning a game in The Land.
     
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    Haha LeBron going MJ on Celtics.
     
  12. KingSpeed

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    LeBron already shot 7 threes.
     
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    Win or lose this series Boston’s got a heck of a future, my goodness.
     
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    Jade Falcon Just to piss you off.

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    Snowflake fans, snowflake coach, snowflake players. Why SHOULD I like them?
     
  15. tlongII

    tlongII Yes I am smarter than you

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    I’m starting to think Boston will win. Rozier is a terrific point guard.
     
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    Cavs not even trying on defense.
     
  17. KingSpeed

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    Horford is awesome.
     
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  18. KingSpeed

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    I think Horford is the best player of the playoffs.
     
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    tlongII Yes I am smarter than you

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    The Cavs are in big trouble.
     
  20. TorturedBlazerFan

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    Jaylen Browns been impressive too, good defense good offense, Boston’s good.
     
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