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What are the odds? Oddsmakers like Heat, Thunder to win it all

Sports book oddmakers still like the Heat, but now have the Thunder at 4/1 odds to win it all.


Sports book Bovada has released its updated odds for who is expected to win the NBA championship this year. Previously the Thunder had been listed as 9/2 favorites and now they are at slightly better odds as 4/1 favorites.

Surprisingly, the Lakers are still considered the 3rd best bet to win it all, at 11/2 odds. The Lakers are ahead of the Spurs, who have the best record in the NBA, as well as the Grizzlies and Knicks, both whom have looked much stronger than the Lakers so far this season.

Meanwhile, congratulations Charlotte Bobcats, you are no longer dead last.


Odds to win 2013 NBA Championship

Miami Heat 19/10
Oklahoma City Thunder 4/1
Los Angeles Lakers 11/2
San Antonio Spurs 9/1
Los Angeles Clippers 10/1
Memphis Grizzlies 15/1
New York Knicks 15/1
Chicago Bulls 20/1
Boston Celtics 25/1
Brooklyn Nets 33/1
Dallas Mavericks 50/1
Denver Nuggets 50/1
Indiana Pacers 50/1
Atlanta Hawks 66/1
Minnesota Timberwolves 66/1
Philadelphia 76ers 66/1
Golden State Warriors 75/1
Houston Rockets 100/1
Milwaukee Bucks 100/1
Utah Jazz 100/1
Portland Trail Blazers 200/1
Charlotte Bobcats 500/1
Detroit Pistons 500/1
New Orleans Hornets 500/1
Orlando Magic 500/1
Phoenix Suns 500/1
Sacramento Kings 500/1
Cleveland Cavaliers 1000/1
Toronto Raptors 1000/1
Washington Wizards 1000/1