By Eric Jacinto, Chris Larson and Ryan Waterman
Tonight, is Game one of the 2018 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the defending Champions, Golden State Warriors. This will be the fourth straight year that these two teams play each other.
The Cavaliers, beat the Indiana Pacers in seven games, swept the number one team in the East this season the Toronto Raptors and beat the Boston Celtics in seven games to get to the NBA Finals.
The Warriors, beat the San Antonio Spurs in five games, beat the New Orleans Pelicans in five games and beat the number one seeded Houston Rockets (had best record in NBA this season) in seven games on the road to the NBA Finals.
The 2018 NBA Finals Schedule:
Game 2: Sunday, June 3 (@ GSW)
Game 3: Wednesday, June 6 (@ Cleveland)
Game 4: Friday, June 8 (@ Cleveland)
*Game 5: Monday, June 11 (@ GSW)
*Game 6: Thursday, June 14 (@ Cleveland)
*Game 7: Sunday, June 17 (@ GSW)
Eric's Conference Finals Record: 1-1 (8-6)
Chris' Conference Finals Record: 1-1 (10-4)
Ryan's Conference Finals Record: 2-0 (10-4)
2018 NBA Finals:
(2) Golden State Warriors vs. (4) Cleveland Cavaliers
Playoff History: This will be their fourth meeting in the NBA Finals; they've met the last three years. The Warriors won 2 of the three including last year's finals in five games.
All-Time Playoff Series: 2-1
Eric's Prediction: Cavaliers in 6
Chris' Prediction: Cavaliers in 7
Ryan's Prediction: Warriors in 6