NBA 2014-15 Opening Odds vs. Postseason Odds to Win 2015 NBA Championship

It’s always fun to take a look at how well preseason predictions fared out. Today, let’s take a look at the NBA’s championship odds from way back in October, just before the season. How’d they do?

Not bad, actually.

UPDATED LIST: Well, the Brooklyn Nets and New Orleans Pelicans are in and the Indiana Pacers and Oklahoma City Thunder are out with the final day of the season. The postseason odds have been updated.

NBA 2014-15 OPENING ODDS

TEAM 2014-15 OPENING ODDS TO WIN NBA TITLE 2014-15 OPENING POSTSEASON ODDS TO WIN NBA TITLE
Cleveland Cavaliers 5-2 2-1
San Antonio Spurs 7-2 3-1
Chicago Bulls 11-2 20-1
Oklahoma City Thunder 7-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Los Angeles Clippers 8-1 20-1
Dallas Mavericks 20-1 50-1
Golden State Warriors 20-1 2-1
Houston Rockets 20-1 40-1
Washington Wizards 33-1 100-1
Portland Trail Blazers 40-1 80-1
Memphis Grizzlies 50-1 35-1
Miami Heat 50-1 NO PLAYOFFS
New York Knicks 50-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Toronto Raptors 50-1 80-1
Brooklyn Nets 66-1 500-1
Charlotte Hornets 66-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Indiana Pacers 66-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Los Angeles Lakers 66-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Atlanta Hawks 100-1 15-1
Denver Nuggets 100-1 NO PLAYOFFS
New Orleans Pelicans 100-1 300-1
Phoenix Suns 100-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Boston Celtics 200-1 250-1
Detroit Pistons 200-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Orlando Magic 200-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Sacramento Kings 250-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Milwaukee Bucks 300-1 300-1
Minnesota Timberwolves 300-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Utah Jazz 300-1 NO PLAYOFFS
Philadelphia 76ers 500-1 NO PLAYOFFS

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NBA 2014-15 POSTSEASON ODDS

TEAM 2014-15 OPENING POSTSEASON ODDS TO WIN NBA TITLE 2014-15 OPENING ODDS TO WIN NBA TITLE
Cleveland Cavaliers 2-1 5-2
Golden State Warriors 2-1 20-1
San Antonio Spurs 3-1 7-2
Atlanta Hawks 15-1 100-1
Chicago Bulls 20-1 11-2
Los Angeles Clippers 20-1 8-1
Memphis Grizzlies 35-1 50-1
Houston Rockets 40-1 20-1
Dallas Mavericks 50-1 20-1
Portland Trail Blazers 80-1 40-1
Toronto Raptors 80-1 50-1
Washington Wizards 100-1 33-1
Boston Celtics 250-1 200-1
New Orleans Pelicans 300-1 100-1
Milwaukee Bucks 300-1 300-1
Brooklyn Nets 500-1 66-1
Oklahoma City Thunder NO PLAYOFFS 7-1
Miami Heat NO PLAYOFFS 50-1
New York Knicks NO PLAYOFFS 50-1
Charlotte Hornets NO PLAYOFFS 66-1
Indiana Pacers NO PLAYOFFS 66-1
Los Angeles Lakers NO PLAYOFFS 66-1
Denver Nuggets NO PLAYOFFS 100-1
Phoenix Suns NO PLAYOFFS 100-1
Detroit Pistons NO PLAYOFFS 200-1
Orlando Magic NO PLAYOFFS 200-1
Sacramento Kings NO PLAYOFFS 250-1
Minnesota Timberwolves NO PLAYOFFS 300-1
Utah Jazz NO PLAYOFFS 300-1
Philadelphia 76ers NO PLAYOFFS 500-1

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Posted on April 14, 2015, in S.L.O.D. Notes. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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