Warriors Open as Finals Favorite Over Cavaliers


After both teams dominated their respective competition so far in the playoffs, Las Vegas believes the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will be competitive.

And once again, LeBron James’ team will be the underdog.

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook installed Golden State as a -260 favorite, with Cleveland at +220.

According to ESPN Stats & Information, James will enter the Finals as an underdog for the sixth time in eight career appearances.

Source: Ben Fawkes of ESPN

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