With the NBA Finals set to begin on Thursday, Las Vegas sportsbook Bovada released its odds on a number of different topics, including series winner and Finals MVP. And similar to our CBS Sports experts, Bovada favors the Warriors to win the Finals.
Bovada has the Warriors at 1-2 odds while the Cleveland Cavaliers are at 17-10.
And to no surprise, the Vegas sportsbook also favors the unanimous regular season MVP, Stephen Curry, to take home the NBA Finals MVP award. LeBron James is favored to be next in line:
Odds to win 2016 NBA Finals MVP
Stephen Curry (GSW) 4/5
LeBron James (CLE) 2/1
Klay Thompson (GSW) 5/1
Draymond Green (GSW) 17/2
Kyrie Irving (CLE) 9/1
Kevin Love (CLE) 20/1
Andre Iguodala (GSW) 30/1
JR Smith (CLE) 40/1
Harrison Barnes (GSW) 100/1
Tristan Thompson (CLE) 100/1
Andrew Bogut (GSW) 150/1
Matthew Dellavedova (CLE) 250/1
Besides those odds, Bovada has odds on the total number of games that will occur in the series:
Total Games in Series
All of Bovada’s odds are just upping the anticipation level of the Finals, which tips off on Thursday in Oakland.
Courtesy: CBS Sports