We’re now in week 5 of the 2016-17 NBA season, and you can already bet on the NBA Western Conference winner with Intertops!
The 2016-17 NBA season is shaping up to be a good one. A number of teams are beginning to look like future champions, many of which are playing inside the NBA Western Conference. Now, Intertops is giving their members the chance to bet on the winner.
At the top of the heap if of course the Golden State Warriors, who are an incredible 11-2 thus far in the season, with notable wins over the Boston Celtics and Phoenix Suns. One of the Warriors losses this season came against the Los Angeles Lakers, but they have the chance to redeem themselves this week in a two game series. The Warriors odds to win the NBA Western Conference are currently -278.
Behind the Warriors are another team at the top of the game, the San Antonio Spurs. They are currently third in the Western Conference rankings with 10 wins and 3 losses. Their only losses came against the top teams in the division, and many NBA analysts believe they have a serious shot at winning the championship this year. The Spurs Intertops odds to win are currently set at +450.
Western Conference Underdogs
There’s no doubt that these two teams are favored to win the Western Conference, but there are some great NBA underdog betting options as well. One notable team are the Los Angeles Clippers, who have made US gambling news by becoming the leaders in the Western Conference with 12 wins and 2 losses. The Clippers currently hold odds of +800 to get the Western Conference trophy this year.
One of the more out of the box choices for those that want to bet on the NBA Western Conference are the Houston Rockets, who are currently in 5th place with 8 wins and 5 losses. The Rockets have a solid lineup of players including James Harden and Patrick Beverly, but not many analysts are predicting they will make it to the Finals this season. Intertops list their odds to win at +3300
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