2019 NBA Finals

2019 NBA FinalsThe NBA is the largest and most watched Basketball league in the world. It is not surprising then that NBA betting is hugely popular with punters across the globe. As the 2018/2019 NBA starts wrapping up, we can now look forward to the finals when the Western Conference champions take on the Eastern Conference champions in a 7-game sport extravaganza. If you are keen on putting money on the finals, we’ve compiled all the information you need to make sure your Basketball bets are as solid as possible.

The Current Team Standings

We are currently mid-way through the conference semi-finals where four Western Conference teams and four Eastern Conference teams are battling it out in a seven-game series against their conference opponent. In the Western Conference, the Golden State Warriors are up against the Houston Rockets. Four games in and the ties are scored at 2-all. The two other Western Conference teams, the Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers are also tied 2-all after four games.

In the Eastern Conference semi-finals, the Milwaukee bucks lead the Boston Celtics 3 games to 1 while the Philadelphia 76’ers and the Toronto Raptors are tied 2-all.

Details for the Finals

The 2019 NBA finals are scheduled to start on the 30th of May, with the Western Conference winner and the Eastern Conference winner meeting for a 7-game showdown. Last year the Golden State Warriors took on the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals. The Warriors needed just four games to win, defeating the Cavaliers in all four games at home and away. With the way they are playing this year, they have a good chance of retaining their title. The current odds for all eight semi-finalists are as follows:

  • GSW                 1.75
  • Milwaukee         4.50
  • Houston             6.00
  • Toronto              9.00
  • Denver               21.00
  • Philadelphia       23.00
  • Portland             31.00
  • Boston               101.00

Betting on The Final

If you want to bet on the NBA finals, you have the option of placing outright bets or wagers on each of the seven games. Outright bets include predicting the NBA Champions based on the above odds. It is also possible to predict how many games are needed to win the Championship (from 4 to 7). For each game in the finals, bookmakers will provide a full list of match and prop markets to choose from. For updated odds and the best Basketball betting, check out Dafabet, Spin Sports and Mr Green Sports.