Cavs Heavy Favorites Over Celtics in Eastern Conference Lookahead Lines
Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
- Cleveland is a hefty -245 favorite in a potential showdown with Boston.
- Golden State is -180 against Houston and -750 against Utah in the West.
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics both own commanding 3-0 leads in their respective playoff series, inspiring one book to post the Cavs as -245 favorites over the C’s in Eastern Conference Finals lookahead lines.
Oddsmakers did not stop there, posting series prices for each potential conference finals matchup:
Interestingly, Cleveland is available at -245 against Boston, but is a shorter -180 favorite in a potential matchup with Philadelphia.
Golden State is the clear favorite in the Western Conference, including a -180 price in a series against Houston.
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