ODDSMAKERS will always have something to bet on.
This time, they’re wagering where LeBron James will play for in the next NBA season.
And the Los Angeles Lakers have emerged as the early favorites to lure the King next season, being installed as a -110 favorite, according to an Oddsshark report that Bleacher Report linked on Thursday.
A P1,000 bet on the Lakers, featuring young guns Kyle Kuzma and Lonzo Ball, will only yield a P100 reward.
The Philadelpha 76ers come in at second with +400, followed by the Houston Rockets at +600.
The Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron’s current team, is at fourth at +700, while the Boston Celtics and the San Antonio Spurs each have +1000 wagers to round out the Top Five.
Even Golden State, which reasserted its mastery of Cleveland in the NBA Finals, is included in the LeBron sweepstakes with a +3300 line.
Here are the rest of the lines:
LA Lakers -110
Philadelphia 76ers +400
Houston Rockets +600
Cleveland Cavaliers +700
Boston Celtics +1000
San Antonio Spurs +1000
Los Angeles Cippers +2500
Golden State Warriors +3300
Miami Heat +3300