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Warriors vs Cavs: Predictions, start time, TV schedule, live stream, odds and more

The Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers on Christmas day in a rematch up the 2015 NBA Finals.

The Forest Lab
Cleveland Cavaliers
17-9 (11-15 ATS)
Golden State Warriors
27-1 (17-9-2 ATS)
How To Watch
Christmas Day, 2015.
Oracle Arena, OAKLAND, CALIF.
2:00 p.m. PST
ABC | KNBR 680 AM | WatchESPN
Blog Buddy: Fear The Sword
Betting Lines
Cleveland +7
Golden State -7
Money Line
Cleveland +250 Golden State -300
Over/Under Total
208 Total Points


The Golden State Warriors enter Christmas day with a .964 winning percentage - the best in NBA history for any team entering the holiday. Their 27-1 record is also the best in NBA history through 28 games. The Cavs bolster a fully healthy roster and enter Christmas day as winners of six straight. The Warriors ended the Cavaliers season on their home court to win the 2015 NBA Finals the last time the two teams faced off.

Last Time Out

The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Carmelo Anthony-less New York Knicks 91-84 on Wednesday. LeBron James led all scorers with 24 points and Kyrie Irving added five points in 19 minutes on one of seven shooting. Irving played in just his second game since injuring his knee in game one of the Finals last season.

The Warriors won their 31st consecutive regular season game at home on Wednesday with a 103-85 victory over the Utah Jazz. Klay Thompson scored 20+ points for the eighth time in his last nine games. Andrew Bogut chipped in with 10 points and 13 rebounds.

Golden State (-300) enters the Christmas day marquee matchup as seven point favorites over visiting Cleveland (+250). The over/under line is set at 208 total points according to BetOnline. Here are some betting trends compiled by


From 12/23 against the Jazz:


ATS - UTAH +14 - LOSS - GS by 18

O/U - OVER 209.5 - LOSS - 186 Total Points

Season Totals:

ML - 26-1 (96%)

ATS - 12-15 (44%)

O/U - 13-14 (48%)

Here are my pick's for today's game against the Cavs:



O/U - UNDER 209.5

(Image via Tony.PSD)

From everyone at GSoM, Merry Christmas!

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