The Eastern Conference Finals kicks off tomorrow, and the majority of the NBA world thinks the Cleveland Cavaliers are about to walk over the Toronto Raptors. Some believe it’d be a surprise if Toronto even pulls off one win in the series.
While I personally think the Cavs will eventually prevail, I’m not sold just yet that this will indeed be a cake-walk. Sure, Cleveland has looked like a roving death-squad so far this postseason. Still, there are some factors which make me think there could be some struggles in this series.
One of these is the defense of Kyrie Irving.