Beck/Bucher: Western Conference Finals Predictions

B/R Video@@bleacherreportB/R VideoMay 16, 2014

Led by the duo of NBA MVP Kevin Durant and dynamic point guard Russell Westbrook, the Oklahoma City Thunder are back in the Western Conference Finals, where they'll look to deny the San Antonio Spurs a second straight chance to play for the NBA title. Can the Thunder do enough to get past a deep, rested Spurs team anchored by Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich?

Howard Beck and Ric Bucher give their take on what to expect from this high-profile matchup.

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