Remember these? It was interesting to see the predictions.
Atlantic Division: 15 said the Nets would take it, one said the Celtics
None other than, John Hollinger.
Central Division: 9 said the Pistons, 6 said Cavs, and 1 said Bulls.
Southeast Division: Unanimous, all 16 picked the Heat.
Northwest Division: 11 picked the Nuggets (before AI), 4 picked the Jazz, and 1 picked the T-Wolves
Southwest Division: 10 votes for the Spurs, 5 for the Mavs, and 1 for the Rockets.
Pacific Division: 15 said the Suns, and 1 said the Lakers.
Eastern Champs: 13 said the Heat, 2 for the Cavs, and 1 said Pistons.. Interesting.
Western Champs: 7 for the Spurs, 5 the Suns, and 4 the Mavs.
NBA champs: 5 said the Spurs, 5 said the Suns, 4 picked the Mavs, and 2 stuck with the Heat.