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Championship Poachers: Who Would You Pick for the Blazers?

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If you could choose one player to join the Trail Blazers from the Heat or Lakers, who would it be?

2020 NBA Finals - Game Five Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Game 6 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers is set to unfold later today. LeBron James and Anthony Davis have marched the Lakers through the postseason and to an early-series lead on the biggest stage. Not to be outdone, the scrappy Heat have relied on team-wide contributions that are more often than not led by Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo.

With those core four players in mind, today’s poll asks a purely hypothetical question: If you could choose one player from the squads in the current NBA Finals to join the Trail Blazers in a one-time move, who would you choose?

LeBron, a 35-year-old generational talent, appears to still have the firepower necessary to carry a squad to the promised land. Davis, who made it to the NBA Finals in his first season after departing New Orleans, would fit a definite need inside the Blazers’ rotation. For the Heat, Butler and Adebayo offer a defensive edge that Portland currently lacks.

Poll

Which player in the current NBA Finals would you add to the Trail Blazers?

This poll is closed

  • 17%
    LeBron James (Lakers)
    (129 votes)
  • 26%
    Jimmy Butler (Heat)
    (194 votes)
  • 43%
    Anthony Davis (Lakers)
    (316 votes)
  • 9%
    Bam Adebayo
    (71 votes)
  • 0%
    Other (Lakers)
    (2 votes)
  • 2%
    Other (Heat)
    (16 votes)
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