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Odds to win the 2007/2008 NBA Eastern Conference

The betting odds on the probable winner of the 2007/2008 NBA Eastern Conference, Boston Celtics still the favorite.

Odds to win the 2007/2008 NBA Eastern Conference The Boston Celtics won 92-85 against the Pistons at Detroit on January 5th and this victory prompted the odds makers to rethink the betting lines on the NBA Eastern Conference Championship. Now the Boston Celtics have become the clear favorite to win the Eastern Conference, listed with odds 1/2 to win at the online bookmaker Bodog Sports. The bookie quickly slashed the odds on the Detroit Pistons to win the NBA Eastern Conference, but they remain the second most likely team with money line at 2/1. It's became obvious that the odds makers think the Eastern Conference will be decided between the Atlantic and Central, as the odds on the other Eastern Conference NBA teams start in the double digits.

 Following the Celtics and Pistons come Orlando Magic with odds on winning the 2007/2008 NBA Eastern Conference at 10/1, and the same odds are held by the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are trailing 9 games behind the Pistons in the Central. The Atlanta Hawks and Toronto Raptors come as surprise with odds on winning the Eastern Conference at 20/1 on both teams. The Nets and the Wizards are currently ahead of the Raptors and Hawks respectively, but the odds on the New Jersey Nets to win the conference title are sitting at 25/1 and the odds on the Washington Wizards are posted at 35/1 at Bodog. The Charlotte Bobcats (.344) are the ultimate underdog to win, with odds 200/1 and the Miami Heat with .235 in the Southeast are listed with odds on winning the Eastern Conference at only 40/1.

 Here is the full list of odds to win the 2007/2008 NBA Eastern Conference, as posted by Bodog Sports:

Atlanta Hawks - 20/1
Boston Celtics - 1/2
Charlotte Bobcats - 200/1
Chicago Bulls - 28/1
Cleveland Cavaliers - 10/1
Detroit Pistons - 2/1
Indiana Pacers - 40/1
Miami Heat - 40/1
Milwaukee Bucks - 100/1
New Jersey Nets - 25/1
New York Knicks - 150/1
Orlando Magic - 10/1
Philadelphia 76ers - 100/1
Toronto Raptors - 20/1
Washington Wizards - 35/1

 Published on 01/08/2008

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