Are Lebron and Curry the new MJ? Streetz talks about it… It seems like viewers across the nation have caught NBA Finals Fever. The Nielsen Company reported that the past two NBA finals games have brought in the most views ever since Jordan’s 1998 finals where he went for his sixth championship title. The 1998 series of the Chicago Bulls vs Utah Jazz was Jordan’s final championship run.
Well, Curry with one ring and James with three rings are both eager to earn another title. According to NBA.com, Games 1 and 2 of the Cavs-Warriors series averaged 19.6 million viewers, 5 percent more than in 2016.
Golden State currently leads the series 2-0, with Game 3 on Thursday night in Cleveland. Listeners, who you got?