Cavs Heavy Favorites Over Celtics in Eastern Conference Lookahead Lines


Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

May 08, 2018, 08:00 PM EDT

The Highlights

  • 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:

Eastern Conference

Interestingly, Cleveland is available at -245 against Boston, but is a shorter -180 favorite in a potential matchup with Philadelphia.

Western Conference

Golden State is the clear favorite in the Western Conference, including a -180 price in a series against Houston.

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