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Spurs should overcome toughest Finals yet

The Spurs have to be the favorites in the NBA Finals. But they also have to know that this will be the toughest Finals they've seen yet.

Updated: June 9, 2005, 9:35 AM ET
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

They have the best player in the series and, well, maybe the two best players.

They have the far deeper bench and the home-court advantage and the sort of stylistic adjustability that has their coach, in a complimentary way, calling them chameleons.

They have to be the favorites in the forthcoming NBA Finals, these San Antonio Spurs.

Yet they also have to know that this will be the toughest Finals they've seen yet.

In the Spurs' previous two title runs, winning the West ...

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