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NBA Finals 2015: LeBron James is the Finals MVP?

The NBA Finals 2015 between the Warriors and the Cavaliers produces speculation on who should be the MVP. Numbers of NBA fans want LeBron James to be the Finals MVP regardless of the outcome of the series.

Traditionally, the Finals MVP is selected from the winning team but with one exception in 1969 when Jerry West won the Finals MVP after his team Lakers losing 4-3 to the Boston Celtics. West averaged 30 points, 3.9 rebounds and 7.5 assists in 18 playoff games. West averaged 38 points, five rebounds and 7 assists in that 1969 Finals.

The 1969 decision to select West, from the losing team, as the Finals MVP will serve as the precedent of choosing LeBron James win or lose. James is averaging 36.6 points, 12.5 rebounds and 8.8 assists, a whopping statistical numbers in the Finals. While James eclipses the numbers of West, the selection would be known until somebody wins the NBA Finals. However, there’s a strong point for the pushers of James to be the MVP because what he is doing is exceptionally beyond the imagination of the fans.

Among the contenders for the NBA Finals MVP from the Warriors are Stephen Curry and Andre Iguodala. Though these Warriors do not have the numbers to match that of James, still the home of the MVP should be the winner of the Finals. Who is the best player who played great in the Finals for the winning team?
Here are some of the thoughts about Lebron as the MVP:

What do you think about LeBron James being the MVP, whether the Cavs win or lose?

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