There has been a shift of miles out west when it comes to the odds of winning the NBA championship.
The Denver Nuggets have moved past the Boston Celtics as the new betting favorites (-227 at FOX Bet, betting $10 to win $14.41 total) to win the NBA Finals.
Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets are in control of the Western Conference Finals against LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers. The Nuggets hold a 3-0 lead over the Lakers and have surged in popularity among punters to win it all.
The Celtics fell from +100 to +1200 as Boston trails the Miami Heat 0-3 in the Eastern Conference Finals.
The NBA Finals are scheduled to begin on June 1.
Here are the updated championship futures for the remaining teams.
The 2022-23 NBA title odds (via Bet FOX)*
Denver Nuggets -227 (bet $10 to win $14.41 total)
Miami Heat +250 (bet $10 to win $35 total)
Boston Celtics +1200 (bet $10 to win $130 total)
Los Angeles Lakers +3000 (bet $10 to win $310 total)
* Odds as of 5/22/23
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