Can The Raptors Finally Beat LeBron?

Reasons for Optimism

The Absence of Kyrie Irving: Kyrie Irving is a superstar. No one on the Raptors could guard him the last 2 series. Now LeBron is the only Cavalier that falls in that category. Who is going to partner with him on plays like this?

Problems

Size: The Cavs are the bigger, stronger team at every position other than Center. Dwane Casey likes playing multi-point guard lineups, but that makes this problem even worse. JV, Poeltl and Ibaka have to be big inside to minimize this weakness.

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