The Lakers (+225) and Clippers (+250) look destined to play in the NBA’s Western Conference Finals. At the season’s midway mark, we examine which superteam you should put your money on.
The preseason consensus had the Bucks regressing from last year’s league-best 60-22 record. The consensus was wrong. With Giannis Antetokounmpo looking like a lock to win his second-straight NBA MVP award, Milwaukee has a legitimate chance of reaching 70 wins.
Zion Williamson recently went through his first full practice since suffering a preseason knee injury, but can the No. 1 overall pick in last year’s draft return to the court in time to win Rookie of the Year?
Luka Doncic and the Mavericks are now +175 to win the Southwest after starting the year at +800. Can Dallas reel in James Harden’s Rockets (-210) and win the division title?
The LeBron James and Anthony Davis era of Lakers basketball is off to a great start at 22-3, but can the other Los Angeles-based team still win the Pacific? Don’t count out Kawhi’s Clippers just yet.
Thanks to the addition of All-Star Jimmy Butler and a series of smart draft selections and signings, the Miami Heat are running away with the NBA’s Southeast Division. Do the Orlando Magic have any hope of catching them?
Despite the loss of NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, the defending champion Toronto Raptors are putting up a fight in the Atlantic Division against the favored Philadelphia 76ers and improved Boston Celtics.
Almost at the quarter point of the season, Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden and Luka Doncic have all put together impressive NBA MVP resumes. We breakdown their breathtaking starts to the year and review the latest odds to win the award.
The Denver Nuggets are looking like a strong bet to repeat as Northwest Division champions with the Portland Trailblazers off to a rocky start, but they’ll have to contend with the Utah Jazz as well in looks to be a tight Northwest race.
If you thought Milwaukee was a heavy favorite to win their division before the year, look at them now. After a hot 10-3 start, oddsmakers have made the Bucks -1500 locks to win the Central with the Pacers, Bulls, Pistons and Cavaliers nowhere close.