NBA Finals odds predict a rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers for the next consecutive 12 months.
Stephen Curry and LeBron James are reported to have little fandom for the other person, but if the current NBA Finals odds correctly predict the playoffs, the two are yet again headed towards a title rematch.
If the two teams reach the championship best-of-seven series, it’ll be considered a determining rubber match, as the Warriors won in 2015, and also the Cavs took the title in 2016. But before NBA’s front office gets its dream matchup for the third year in a row, a slew of teams hope to block the Steph vs. LeBron rematch.
Aided by the season that is regular in the books, oddsmakers are preparing their sportsbooks to take bets on the NBA Playoffs.
The Westgate SuperBook has Golden State the favourite to win the championship at 1-2, accompanied by Cleveland (7-2), San Antonio Spurs (9-1), and Boston Celtics (20-1). Online sportsbook Bovada is providing the Warriors at -160, Cavs at +333, Spurs (+600), and Celtics (+1600).
Bovada has Golden State and Cleveland as heavy favorites to reach the NBA Finals. Chances post the Warriors at -250 to win the Western Conference, and the Cavaliers at -275 to take the East.
Fair Amount of Uncertainty
The NBA Playoffs are vastly unique of the NCAA’s March Madness. Whereas anything can happen in college’s single