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Western Conference Finals through Spurs-colored glasses

The series kicks off tonight on TNT

Dallas Mavericks vs Golden State Warriors Set Number: X163977 TK1

The Western Conference Finals begins tonight. The Golden State Warriors, who spent the second half of the last decade dominating the NBA and maintaining a stranglehold on Finals appearances, are taking on the Dallas Mavericks.

The Warriors took a pummeling from the Memphis Grizzlies in an elimination game, but returned to knock out the Ja Morant-less Grit and Grind Grizzlies.

The Mavericks appeared beat after two games in their series against the top-seeded Phoenix Suns, but treated the series as a true best of seven. In the end, they embarrassed the Suns on the own home court in Game 7.

For Spurs fans, the Mavs represent a Texas rivalry. But for many of us, the Warriors still represent a Death Star dominance.

So, Spurs fans, who are you rooting for?

Poll

Who do you want to see win the Western Conference Finals?

This poll is closed

  • 40%
    Golden State Warriors
    (68 votes)
  • 59%
    Dallas Mavericks
    (100 votes)
168 votes total Vote Now

And who do you think will win? Is it different from who you are rooting for?

Poll

Who do you actually see winning?

This poll is closed

  • 37%
    Still the Warriors
    (61 votes)
  • 36%
    Rooting for Mavs, but the Warriors will advance
    (60 votes)
  • 21%
    Rooting for Mavs, and they will be in the NBA Finals
    (36 votes)
  • 4%
    Rooting for Warriors, but they won’t stop the Mavericks
    (7 votes)
164 votes total Vote Now

What do you expect to see? Share in the comments.

Enjoy the series. Game starts at 8:00 p.m. CST on TNT.


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