Anthony, Knicks 150/1 to win NBA title
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) - The Knicks remain long shots to win the 2016 NBA Championship according to oddsmakers.
Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv currently list the Knicks as 150/1 long shots to win the 2016 NBA Championship. The Nets, Timberwolves, Pelicans and Kings also have 150/1 odds, respectively, to win next year's title, while the Nuggets are 200/1 and the Hornets, Magic and 76ers are all 250/1, respectively. The Cavs remain favored to win next year's title at 11/4.
ESPN.com news services writes that Carmelo Anthony plans to attend USA Basketball's minicamp in Las Vegas next month to state his availability for the 2016 Rio Olympics. After undergoing knee surgery in February, Anthony is not expected to participate in any on-court activities, however.