NBA Western Conference Odds

lakers-bryant01-360

(TheSpread) – The 2012-13 NBA Season will open up play this week with the Los Angeles Lakers as the favorite to be the best in the West. Here is a look at the odds to win the Western Conference.

View Current NBA Odds

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Lakers have odds of 4/5 to win the Western Conference. Other short odds to win are the Oklahoma City Thunder (9/5) and the San Antonio Spurs (6/1).

The Lakers lost in the Western Conference semifinals last year to the Thunder, but in the offseason, the Lakers added Steve Nash and Dwight Howard to the already stacked roster, led by Kobe Bryant. The Lakers have won 32 conference titles in franchise history.

The Oklahoma City Thunder won the Western Conference title last year. Oklahoma City reached the finals for the first time in franchise history and are led by Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Oklahoma City just traded one of its key pieces from last season, James Harden, to the Rockets in exchange for a handful of players, including Kevin Martin.

The Spurs lost in the Western Conference finals to the Thunder last year. The Spurs have won the conference title four times in franchise history, with the last title coming in 2007. The Spurs have kept intact the core of their team, led by Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili.

Bet on NBA Futures Odds

For a complete look at the odds for each team to win the 2013 NBA Western Conference, see below

2013 NBA Western Conference Odds To Win

Los Angeles Lakers 4/5

Oklahoma City Thunder 9/5

San Antonio Spurs 6/1

Memphis Grizzlies 15/1

Los Angeles Clippers 15/1

Dallas Mavericks 15/1

Denver Nuggets 20/1

Sacramento Kings 50/1

New Orleans Hornets 50/1

Golden State Warriors 50/1

Houston Rockets 50/1

Minnesota T-Wolves 50/1

Portland Blazers 50/1

Phoenix Suns 50/1

Utah Jazz 50/1

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Warriors vs. Rockets Prediction Will the Warriors upset the Rockets as a rare underdog tonight when they visit Houston at 8:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Heat vs. Pistons Prediction Are the Heat a risky play tonight in Detroit where they'll take on the Pistons at 7:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Suns vs. Hawks Prediction Are the Suns a good underdog play tonight in Atlanta where they will take on the struggling Hawks at 7:30PM ET?
Thumbnail 76ers vs. Nets Prediction Is the total set too high in tonight's 76ers and Nets matchup in Brooklyn at 7:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Timberwolves vs. Pacers Prediction Should bettors fade the Pacers tonight and take the underdog Timberwolves when the two teams square off at 7:00PM ET?

NBA Headlines

NBA Team Pages