Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops

Go Back   Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops > InsideHoops Main Basketball Forums > NBA Forum

NBA Forum NBA Message Board - NBA Fan Forum

Thread Tools
Old 03-20-2018, 03:17 AM   #16
College superstar
dbugz's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 4,948
Default Re: Predictions: Cavs will win title

2nd round exit vs the Celtics
dbugz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2018, 05:23 AM   #17
NBA All-star
Doranku's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 9,663
Default Re: Predictions: Cavs will win title

Originally Posted by Bill Russell
Honestly I think they've got a shot.

The biggest reason they have a shot is because of injuries and because Houston is a good matchup against Golden State. If Golden State and Boston were 100% healthy I don't think you can even make this thread with a straight face, though.

However, let's imagine that Houston beats Golden State... do you think LeBron and company can't handle Harden & Paul in a FINALS MATCHUP? I'm not so sure.

If Houston gets out of the West, and Cleveland gets out of the East, I'd put them at a coin flip. If Golden State comes out of the West, Cleveland has a 0% chance.

LeBron is getting his 4th ring if GS gets injured and gets bounced by Houston. Harden fell apart against LeBron once already in the finals, I'd expect nothing but the same if Houston somehow makes the finals.

Just takes one or two bad shooting games from Houston at home.. once LeBron and the Cavs steal HCA, forget about it. There's no way that two of the biggest chokers in the playoffs lead a finals comeback against a team led by one of the 5 greatest players of all-time. It just isn't happening.
Doranku is offline   Reply With Quote
This NBA Basketball News Website Sponsored by:


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:52 AM.


NBA Basketball

NBA Rumors

Basketball Blog

NBA Videos

Search Site


Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Terms of Use/Service | Privacy Policy