It’s hard to predict whether the Boston Celtics, which has a long history in the past, and the Golden State Warriors, who have devastated the NBA in the last eight years, will win the trophy. However, important details about the two teams make the 2022 NBA Finals even more interesting.
Gregg Popovich’s stamp in the final
Gregg Popovich, one of the legendary coaches of American basketball, as well as the San Antonio Spurs, may not have been in the NBA Finals for eight years, but this year’s final was definitely marked by Popovich. rice field. Steve Kerr, the coach of the Golden State Warriors, and Emeille Doka, the new coach of the Boston Celtics, who participated in the NBA Finals, were students of Gregg Popovich in Sapurus. After both quitting active basketball, they also served as Popovich’s assistant coach. At the 2022 NBA Finals, two coaches trained by Gregg Popovich will fight to be the best in the NBA.
In the history of the NBA, there are nine coaches who have won the championship in the team he coached in the first year. The most famous of these names is Patrily. Riley showed this success at the Los Angeles Lakers in 1982. Tyronn Lue was also the first year champion of the LeBron James team with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016. Steve Kerr, the coach of the Golden State Warriors, became the NBA champion in the first year he took over the team in 2015 and was one of these elite nine coaches. This is also the first season of Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka. Udoka managed to lead his team to the final. If the Boston Celtics manage to win the trophy, Ime Udoka will be the tenth coach to win the NBA title in the first year of the team.
If the Celtics win the trophy, the Celtics will be the team with the most championships in the NBA.
The Boston Celtics is one of the NBA’s oldest and most successful teams. The Celtics, who left the mark in the 80’s with Larry Bird staff, have become the 17th NBA champion so far. The Celtics, who won the championship with the Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce teams in 2008, lost to the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2010 final. Therefore, the Lakers won the 17th NBA Championship and won the Celtics in this category. The Celtics and Lakers share the top spot in the category of teams that have won the most NBA championships ever since. If the Celtics win the NBA Finals this year, the number of championships will increase to 18, winning the title of the team that won the most championship trophies in the NBA.
The Golden State Warriors, on the other hand, have less successful history than the Boston Celtics, and have no illustrious past like the Boston Celtics. However, the Warriors have dominated the NBA for the past eight years. The Warriors, who have reached the sixth NBA Finals since 2014, have raised trophies three times so far. Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, who have been the backbone of the team since 2014, are pointing to three NBA championship rings. If the Warriors win this year’s championship, these three players will join legendary names such as LeBron James and Shaquille O’Neal with a fourth ring on their fingers. The Warriors coach Steve Kerr has held five championships, three at the Chicago Bulls and two at the San Antonio Spurs.
The away winner Celtics will face the undefeated Warriors at home
The NBA will have seven games of playoffs, including the final series. A team with a total of 4 wins will win the final series and become the champion. Four of the seven games will be played by one team, three of which will be played in the hall of the other team. Teams with a high winning percentage in the regular season will gain field advantage in the match and the right to play four matches at home. Field Advantage will be the Golden State Warriors in the 2022 final. The Golden State Warriors did not lose the game at home in the playoffs. Warriors may appear as favorites in this statistic. But when it comes to the Celtics, that’s not the case. Boston Cretics won seven games in this year’s playoffs. Among these matches is his victory over last year’s champion Milwaukee Bucks. In the final match of the Eastern Finals, he defeated the Miami Heat and marked it in the NBA Finals.
The two teams previously only played in the 1964 NBA Finals. Boston Celtics, with a legendary team with Bill Russell, defeated the Warriors and became the champion. The Celtics team won the title in 1959-1966 for the ninth consecutive year. The Warriors are now in a similar success period. See if the illustrious historic success of the Boston Celtics, or the Golden State Warriors, who have left the NBA mark for the past eight years, will succeed in winning the trophy after the final series to be launched. On thursday.