Can the Raptors forestall the Warriors from three-peating? That is the large query heading into the 2019 NBA Finals.
After sweeping the Path Blazers within the Western Convention finals, Golden State will play in its fifth straight NBA Finals collection, a stretch solely equaled by Invoice Russell’s Celtics from 1957-66. However the Warriors will seemingly be with out Kevin Durant (calf) and DeMarcus Cousins (quad) for the beginning of the collection, so anticipate the majority of the offense to come back from Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Inexperienced.
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Over on the East facet of the playoff bracket, the Raptors rattled off 4 consecutive wins to remove the top-seeded Bucks. Toronto (58-24) completed with a greater regular-season document than Golden State (57-25), so the Warriors will begin the NBA Finals on the highway. Maybe that might give the Japanese Convention champs a slight benefit to start out the collection, however Golden State will seemingly be the betting favourite.
Beneath you may discover every part to learn about watching the 2019 NBA Finals, together with the total TV schedule.
NBA Finals 2019: TV channel, reside stream
Each recreation in the course of the 2019 NBA Finals can be proven completely on ABC.
The first outlet for reside streaming 2019 NBA Finals video games is Watch ESPN, accessible on desktop and by downloading the cell app.
ESPN’s “NBA Countdown” crew of Michelle Beadle, Jalen Rose, Paul Pierce and Stan Van Gundy will lead off every broadcast on ABC. The first broadcast workforce is Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson.
NBA Finals 2019 schedule, collection outcomes
(1) Warriors vs. (2) Raptors
|Date||Matchup||Time (TV channel)|
|May 30||Recreation 1 at Toronto||9 p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 2||Recreation 2 at Toronto||eight p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 5||Recreation Three at Golden State||9 p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 7||Recreation four at Golden State||9 p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 10*||Recreation 5 at Toronto||9 p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 13*||Recreation 6 at Golden State||9 p.m. ET (ABC)|
|June 16*||Recreation 7 at Toronto||eight p.m. ET (ABC)|
NBA convention finals: Schedule, outcomes for every collection
Western Convention finals outcomes
(1) Warriors vs. (3) Path Blazers
Japanese Convention finals outcomes
(1) Bucks vs. (2) Raptors