The regular season is set to conclude on June 18th, and members of Intertops can now bet on the 2017 NBA MVP winner.
2017 NBA MVP betting odds
- James Harden: 1.57
- Russell Westbrook: 2.50
- Kawhi Leonard: 13.00
- LeBron James: 13.00
- Stephen Curry: 51.00
The NBA’s MVP award is given to the player that performs the best during the regular season. Sports writers and broadcasters from across the country vote on the most deserving player. With less than two months until the end of the 2016/17 season, now is the perfect time to place your bet on the 2017 NBA MVP winner.
Leading the betting odds is James Harden. The Houston Rockets shooting guard is unanimously considered one of the top players in the NBA with 29.3 points, 8 rebounds, and 11.3 assists per game. Harden has been the engine that pushes the Rockets forward, and has the best odds to win the MVP award at 1.57, according to most online sportsbooks in the US including Intertops.
Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard Russell Westbrook has been a top player for years, but seems to have truly come into his own during the 2016/17 season. Recently, Westbrook recorded the most points in a triple-double in NBA history with 57 points, 13 rebounds, and 11 assists. Westbrook’s odds to win the MVP award are set at 2.50.
2017 MVP Award betting underdogs
Harden and Westbrook are without a doubt the betting favorites, but Intertops are offering some fantastic odds to bet on the 2017 NBA MVP underdogs. Kawhi Leonard is a potential dark horse to win after receiving the NBA defensive player of the year award in both 2015 and 2016.
A few other great MVP betting underdog options are LeBron James (13.00), who will be looking to make US gambling news by earning his 5th award, and Stephen Curry (51.00), who remains one of the most talented shooters in the history of the NBA.
Are you planning to bet on the 2017 NBA MVP award? Who do you think wins this year? Tell us in the comment section below, and make sure to check out Intertops for a full list of great 2017 NBA special bets.