If you are looking for what channel to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors during the 2016 NBA Finals, then you should tune in to ABC. All of the games will be shown on the network this year for the highly anticipated rematch of the 2015 NBA Finals. The opening game of the best of seven matchup takes place on June 2nd, 2016 at Oracle Arena in California. The Cavs enter the matchup at full strength this year unlike last year, and fans are looking forward to an extremely competitive matchup during the NBA Championship.
2015 NBA Finals Recap
During the 2015 NBA Playoffs, the Golden State Warriors were a lot more fortunate when it came to avoiding injuries unlike the Cavs. The NBA MVP Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green were all able to make it to the finals relatively unscathed. The Cavs on the other hand had already lost Kevin Love during an earlier round of the Playoffs and lost point guard Kyrie Irving during the first game of the finals. Despite this huge disadvantage, LeBron James was able to lead the Cavs to two wins during the finals until losing their fourth game and the championship in game 6.
Who will Win the 2016 NBA Finals?
The odds makers put Golden State as the overall favorites to win the NBA Championship entering game 1. Until the final game or two against the Oklahoma City Thunder; however, Steph Curry has not exactly looked like himself this postseason. The Cavs have actually been leading all teams in the playoffs for three pointers which has actually been the Warrior’s forte, so if both teams are clicking, it definitely poses to be an exciting series for NBA fans to watch on ABC to see if LeBron James can bring a title to Cleveland. If you live in an area that supports the ABC Live Stream to watch the NBA finals, then you can check out the games at their online portal located here.