The joy of winning the Eastern Conference Championship was short lived as the realities of the NBA Finals and a rematch with the Golden State Warriors sunk in. The Warriors are looking to stake their claim as the greatest team in NBA history while LeBron James and the Cavs go for what would likely be considered the most impressive accomplishment of his career. Bringing a championship home to Cleveland against THIS team would be a crown jewel on an already incredible career.
Chris Manning, Brett Zelman, Daniel Rowell and myself got together to discuss the Finals matchup in depth. We discussed how Kevin Love should be used, our philosophies on pace, how the rotation will look, the importance of Iman Shumpert, Finals X-factors and more.
You can listen to this week's podcast here: