Jamal Murray opens up about facing idol LeBron James in the Western Conference Finals

Jamal Murray
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Jamal Murray opened up about facing LeBron James in the Western Conference Finals.

Murray believes this series will be special for him, as he will clash with his idol.

Murray and the Denver Nuggets have the momentum on their side, having survived both the first-round series and the semifinals.

On the other hand, James and the Los Angeles Lakers are listed as the favorites to go all the way and have no intention to underestimate Denver.

Game 1 tips off at 9.00pm Eastern Time.