|2013 NBA Western Conference Odds: Spurs Favored In Second Round|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 04 May 2013 11:55|
Updated Western Conference Odds
(TheSpread) – The field has been set for the NBA Western Conference Semifinals. Here is an updated look at the odds to win the West.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the San Antonio Spurs are favored to win the West, as they have 5/6 odds to win. The other short odds are the Oklahoma City Thunder (12/5), the Memphis Grizzlies (7/2) and the Golden State Warriors (14/1)
The Spurs are the No. 2 seed in the West and they disposed of the Los Angeles Lakers in a four-game sweep. The Spurs will face the Warriors in the second round.
The Thunder are the top seed and they beat the Houston Rockets in six games to start the playoffs. In the opening series, Oklahoma City lost guard Russell Westbrook for the remainder of the season with a knee injury. Oklahoma City meets up with Memphis in the next round.
The Grizzlies are the fifth seed in the Western Conference and they defeated the Los Angeles Clippers in six games. Memphis will be meeting the top-seeded Thunder next.
Golden State is the No. 6 seed in the West and the Warriors reached the next round by beating the Denver Nuggets in six games. The Warriors face off with the Spurs in the second round.
For a complete look at each team’s odds to win the 2013 Western Conference Championship, see below.
2013 NBA Western Conference Odds To Win
San Antonio Spurs 5/6
Oklahoma City Thunder 12/5
Memphis Grizzlies 7/2
Golden State Warriors 14/1