2015 NBA Western Conference Finals:Houston Rockets vs. Golden State WarriorsMay 19, 2015 by Marc Jerbs

On Tuesday, the top two NBA teams in the West will meet in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. Game time is set 9PM ET at the ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California.

The top seed Golden State Warriors and MVP Stephen Curry will have the home court advantage in this series. The Warriors are a tough to beat at home. They are 43-3 at ORACLE Arena and have only one playoff loss against Memphis.

The second seed Houston Rockets and MVP runner-up James Harden overcame a 3-1 deficit against the Los Angeles Clippers. Houston won the last three games to advance in the Western Conference Finals.

The Golden State Warriors are 4-0 against the Houston Rockets in the regular season. Both teams have different offensive schemes. Both teams like to make stops, push the pace and spread the floors with shooters.

The sportsbook handicappers have installed the Golden State Warriors as a 10-point favorite to beat the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night.