2016 Western Conference Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The Golden State Warriors emerged from the Western Conference as the champs this season. Are they favored to repeat in the 2016 playoffs.
According to online sports book GT Bets, the Golden State Warriors join the Oklahoma City Thunder as co-favorites to win the West next season, as each has 13/5 odds. The Los Angeles Clippers come in with 11/2 odds.
The Warriors won the Western Conference this season after having the best record in the NBA. They then turned that into the NBA Championship. Golden State has won seven conference titles in franchise history.
The Thunder failed to make the playoffs this season after dealing with injuries to Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook all season. Oklahoma City has won four conference titles in franchise history (including its days in Seattle), with the last coming in 2012.
The Clippers were the third seed in the West this season and were just a few minutes for their first-ever appearance in the Conference Finals, but they ultimately lost to the Houston Rockets in the second round. The Clippers are still seeking their first conference title.