10 Finals stats you need to know

Happy NBA Finals day!

Thursday is here, which means we'll finally get Game 1 underway between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat. We've been patient. By the time the ball goes up at center court on Thursday night, we will have waited more than 7,000 minutes (or 117 hours) since Game 6 of the Western Conference finals concluded.

It has felt like a lifetime, hasn't it? We're almost there. To get you through the next few hours, here are 10 stats that you need to know ahead of Game 1. Let's dig in.