2019 Sports Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?  

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Before the 2019 NBA Playoffs is finally here, we're making our 2019 NBA Championships predictions. Make your bold playoffs predictions and vote for the underdog or stick with your favorite teams. Which team will most likely be the 2019 NBA Champions? 

Led by superstars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant, defending champion Golden State Warriors have the best 2019 NBA championship odds. However, Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors, and Boston Celtics are all considered to be serious NBA Finals contenders. Other possible 2019 NBA championship teams include Philadelphia 76ers, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Los Angeles Lakers with LeBron James.  

Who do you think will the 2019 NBA Finals? Cast your votes, and then check back to see the standings as we keep updating the bracket as the NBA season continues.

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1,331 859
Milwaukee Bucks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Eric Bledsoe
SG: Malcolm Brogdon
SF: Khris Middleton
PF: Giannis Antetokounmpo
C: Brook Lopez

2
1,586 1,055
Golden State Warriors is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Stephen Curry
SG: Klay Thompson
SF: Kevin Durant
PF: Dryamond Green
C: DeMarcus Cousins

3
1,188 886
Toronto Raptors is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Kyle Lowry
SG: Danny Green
SF: Kawhi Leonard
PF: Serge Ibaka
C: Jonas Valanciunas

4
786 767
Houston Rockets is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Chris Paul
SG: James Harden
SF: Carmelo Anthony
PF: Marquese Chriss
C: Clint Capela

5
701 799
Boston Celtics is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Kyrie Irving
SG: Jaylen Brown
SF: Gordon Hayward
PF: Jayson Tatum
C: Al Horford

6
542 667
Philadelphia 76ers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Ben Simmons
SG: Markelle Fultz
SF: Robert Covington
PF: Dario Saric
C: Joel Embiid

7
533 695
Oklahoma City Thunder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #7

Record: 49-33
Lost to Portland Trail Blazers in first round of playoffs

PG: Russell Westbrook
SG: Terrence Ferguson
SF: Paul George
PF: Patrick Patterson
C: Steven Adams

8
419 635
Denver Nuggets is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Jamal Murray
SG: Gary Harris
SF: Will Barton
PF: Paul Millsap
C: Nikola Jokic

9
332 542
Portland Trail Blazers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?

PG: Damian Lillard
SG: C. J. McCollum
SF: Jake Layman
PF: Al-Farouq Aminu
C: Jusuf Nurkic

10
233 504
Utah Jazz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #10

Record: 50-32
Lost to Houston Rockets in first round of playoffs

PG: Ricky Rubio
SG: Donovan Mitchell
SF: Joe Ingles
PF: Derrick Favors
C: Rudy Gobert

11
380 856
Los Angeles Lakers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #11

Record: 37-45
Missed playoffs

PG: Rajon Rondo
SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
SF: LeBron James
PF: Brandon Ingram
C: Javale McGee

12
237 515
San Antonio Spurs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #12

Record: 48-34
Lost to Denver Nuggets in first round of playoffs

PG: Patty Mills
SG: DeMar DeRozan
SF: Rudy Gay
PF: LaMarcus Aldridge
C: Pau Gasol

13
216 511
Indiana Pacers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #13

Record: 48-34
Lost to Boston Celtics in first round of playoffs

PG: Darren Collison
SG: Victor Oladipo
SF: Bogdan Bogdanovic
PF: Thaddeus Young
C: Myles Turner

14
139 346
Brooklyn Nets is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #14

Record: 42-40
Lost to Philadelphia 76ers in first round of playoffs

PG: DeAngelo Russell
SG: Allen Crabbe
SF: DeMarre Carroll
PF: Rondae Hollis-Jefferson
C: Jarrett Allen

15
142 403
Los Angeles Clippers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #15

Record: 48-34
Lost to Golden State Warriors in first round of playoffs

PG: Patrick Beverley
SG: Avery Bradley
SF: Danilo Gallinari
PF: Tobias Harris
C: Marcin Gortat

16
128 386
Miami Heat is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #16

Record: 39-43
Missed playoffs

PG: Goran Dragic
SG: Rodney McGruder
SF: Josh Richardson
PF: Derrick Jones Jr.
C: Hassan Whiteside

17
125 383
Dallas Mavericks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #17

Record: 33-49
Missed playoffs

PG: Luka Doncic
SG: Dennis Smith Jr.
SF: Wesley Matthews
PF: Harrison Barnes
C: DeAndre Jordan

18
124 381
Detroit Pistons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #18

Record: 41-41
Lost to Milwaukee Bucks in first round of playoffs

PG: Reggie Jackson
SG: Reggie Bullock
SF: Stanley Johnson
PF: Blake Griffin
C: Andre Drummond

19
105 330
Orlando Magic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #19

Record: 42-40
Lost to Toronto Raptors in first round of playoffs

PG: D. J. Augustin
SG: Evan Fournier
SF: Jonathan Isaac
PF: Aaron Gordon
C: Nikola Vucevic 

20
120 380
Minnesota Timberwolves is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #20

Record: 36-46
Missed playoffs

PG: Jeff Teague
SG: Jimmy Butler
SF: Andrew Wiggins
PF: Taj Gibson
C: Karl-Anthony Towns

21
105 345
Charlotte Hornets is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #21

Record: 39-43
Missed playoffs

PG: Kemba Walker
SG: Jeremy Lamb
SF: Nicolas Batum
PF: Marvin Williams
C: Cody Zeller

22
105 348
Sacramento Kings is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #22

Record: 39-43
Missed playoffs

PG: De'Aaron Fox
SG: Yogi Ferrell
SF: Buddy Hield
PF: Nemanja Bjelica
C: Willie Cauley-Stein

23
102 360
New Orleans Pelicans is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #23

Record: 33-49
Missed playoffs

PG: Elfrid Payton
SG: Jrue Holiday
SF: E'Twaun Moore
PF: Nikola Mirotic
C: Anthony Davis

24
84 328
Washington Wizards is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #24

Record: 32-50
Missed playoffs

PG: John Wall
SG: Bradley Beal
SF: Otto Porter Jr.
PF: Markieff Morris
C: Dwight Howard

25
81 338
Phoenix Suns is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Will Be The 2019 NBA Champions?
voting closed at #25

Record: 19-63
Missed playoffs

PG: Isaiah Canaan
SG: Devin Booker
SF: Trevor Ariza
PF: Ryan Anderson
C: Deandre Ayton