Updated Eastern Conference Odds

NBA Eastern Conference Odds 2/18/19, Bucks and Raptors co-favored

The NBA’s Eastern Conference looks to be very much up for grabs as we head into the final stretch of the regular season. Here’s a look at the latest odds to win the Eastern Conference Championship.

According to oddsmakers at BetNow.eu, the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors are co-favorites to win this conference, as both have 3/1 odds. Other short odds to win are the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers, who are each getting 7/2 odds.

The Bucks come out of the All-Star Break with the league’s best record at 43-14. Milwaukee has a 1-game lead on the Raptors right now as they have put up a 23-5 record at home and a 20-9 record on the road. Milwaukee also is 30-8 in conference play and has the league’s best point differential at +9.8.

Toronto is second in the East right now at 43-16, 1 game behind Milwaukee. The Raptors are 24-5 at home, 19-11 on the road and 27-10 in conference play. Toronto has a +5.6 point differential right now.

Boston is 37-21 on the season and 6.5 games out of first place in the East right now. The Celtics are 23-8 at home, 14-13 on the road and 27-10 in conference play. The Celtics have a +6.4 point differential.

Philadelphia is even with Boston right now in the East at 37-21 overall. The 76ers are 23-7 at home, 14-14 on the road and 21-15 in conference games. Philadelphia has just a +3.7 point differential for the season.

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