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Warriors 7-point favorites in Game 1 of NBA Finals

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The first trilogy in NBA Finals history is upon us, and Las Vegas is showing early favoritism to the Golden State Warriors over the defending champions.

Game 1 takes place at Oracle Arena on June 1, with the Warriors opening as seven-point favorites against the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to Westgate Las Vegas Superbook.

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The Warriors - undefeated through three rounds after sweeping the Portland Trail Blazers, Utah Jazz, and San Antonio Spurs - are also favored to hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy when it's all said and done.

Golden State and Cleveland split their last two Finals meetings, making this upcoming series a rubber match.

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