On espn.com 14 expects voted for us to win the WCF.
http://espn.go.com/nba/notebook/_/page/ ... e-champion
Final tally: Los Angeles Clippers (14 votes), Oklahoma City Thunder (6 votes), San Antonio Spurs (5 votes), Golden State Warriors (2 votes), Houston Rockets (1 vote).
However, we did not get a single vote to win it all.
http://espn.go.com/nba/notebook/_/page/ ... a-champion
Final tally: Miami Heat (22 votes), Indiana Pacers (2 votes), San Antonio Spurs (2 votes), Brooklyn Nets (1 vote), Chicago Bulls (1 vote)
Interesting. I am not sure I am that confident due to our issues with our backup bigs but if we can get a quality defensive backup big like Okafor or Brand I think we would be the favorite to win the West.