Warriors
The Warriors are the 2017 NBA Champions (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

After an exciting NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors are champions again and have been in full celebration mode since game 5. This week, the Warriors held their championship parade in the Bay Area and have been on cloud 9 ever since. However, the Warriors will have a bit more celebrating to do as the headline as the favorites to win the 2017-18 NBA Finals according to odd makers.

Following from Ben Fawkes of ESPN.

Odds To Win 2017-18 NBA Championship
TEAM CURRENT ODDS
Golden State WARRIORS 1-2
Cleveland CAVALIERS 3-1
San Antonio SPURS 12-1
Boston CELTICS 15-1
Washington WIZARDS 30-1
Los Angeles CLIPPERS 30-1
Houston ROCKETS 30-1
Oklahoma City THUNDER 60-1
Toronto RAPTORS 60-1
Milwaukee BUCKS 60-1
New Orleans PELICANS 80-1
Philadelphia 76ERS 100-1
Indiana PACERS 100-1
Miami HEAT 100-1
Utah JAZZ 100-1
Portland TRAIL BLAZERS 100-1
Denver NUGGETS 100-1
Minnesota TIMBERWOLVES 100-1
Los Angeles LAKERS 100-1
Memphis GRIZZLIES 100-1
Chicago BULLS 100-1
Detroit PISTONS 200-1
Atlanta HAWKS 200-1
Dallas MAVERICKS 200-1
New York KNICKS 300-1
Charlotte HORNETS 300-1
Phoenix SUNS 500-1
Brooklyn NETS 1000-1
Orlando MAGIC 1000-1
Sacramento KINGS 1000-1

 

Moreover, the Warriors become the biggest favorites to win their respective championship in sports history with their staggering 1-2 odds to win it all.

Following from David Purdum of ESPN.

The Warriors, fresh off Monday night’s 129-120 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch the NBA title, are listed as -200, odds-on favorites to win next year’s championship, a historic price on a preseason favorite.

“They’re going to be the highest favorite we’ve ever had going into a season, any team in any sport,” Jeff Sherman, NBA oddsmaker at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, told ESPN.

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