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|Announcers:||Al Michaels and Doc Rivers|
|Radio network:||ESPN Radio|
|Announcers:||Brent Musburger and Jack Ramsay|
|Eastern Finals:||Pistons defeated Pacers 4–2|
|Western Finals:||Lakers defeated Timberwolves 4–2|
The 2004 NBA Finals was the championship round of the 2003–04 National Basketball Association season. The Finals were between the Los Angeles Lakers of the Western Conference and the Detroit Pistons of the Eastern Conference; the Lakers held home court advantage. The series was played under a best-of-seven format, so the first team to collect four game victories would win the series. Although the Lakers were the heavy favorite, the Pistons won the series four games to one to win the championship.