The San Antonio Spurs have the league's best record and sit atop the Hollinger Power Rankings. Yet there's still skepticism toward the Spurs being considered the favorite to win the championship after falling just short in last year's NBA Finals. Per Diem co-authors Tom Haberstroh and Kevin Pelton debate San Antonio's case as the favorite.
2hVincent Johnson and Michael Schwartz, ESPN Stats & Information
2hJordan Burton, ESPN Stats & Information
1hJordan Burton, ESPN Stats & Information