In the past week since the NBA restart few teams have been as hot as the Toronto Raptors, and bettors have taken notice.
Toronto got bubble life started with a bang, blowing out the Lakers before beating the Heat and Magic to start a perfect 3-0.
As a result, Toronto is the most-backed team in ‘NBA Championship Winner’ market with a whopping 30.4% of bettors backing them since last week’s restart.
The Raptors’ best odds to win it all sit at +2200, implying a 4.3% chance. Those odds are the sixth shortest in the NBA.
The Los Angeles Lakers (+270) are the current favorite to win the championship and bettors have been eager to back LeBron. 13% of all bets are on the Lakers to win the title, the second most in the league.
The Clippers have been backed by 9.75% of bettors in the same time period, while the Houston Rockets have 9.18% of championship wagers backing them.
NBA Championship Odds
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Los Angeles Lakers +270
Milwaukee Bucks +280
Los Angeles Clippers +340
Houston Rockets +1400
Boston Celtics +2000
Toronto Raptors +2200
Denver Nuggets +3000
Miami Heat +3000
Philadelphia 76ers +3300
Dallas Mavericks +5000