Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant is now the +200 favorite to win 2020 NBA Rookie of the Year a month into the season. Zion Williamson is +250 and RJ Barrett is +400. Who’s the best bet in the latest NBA award futures?
Golden Knights (+470) & Avalanche (+550) Both See Odds to Win West Get Worse; Who’s the Best Bet in Wide Open Conference?
Having been favored from the get-go, the Golden Knights and Avalanche have slid back to the pack. The Avs may be able to turn the table when their injured forwards return, but the Blues still seem the team to beat and the Oilers look more dangerous than they’ve looked in years.
With Don Cherry’s dismissal on Monday, the list of contenders to replace the broadcaster features a number of well-established names, such as former NHL GM Brian Burke and NHL insider Elliotte Friedman. Get the latest futures odds and Paul Attfield’s analysis on the best bet.
Canucks (+450) Blow Past Flames (+500), Oilers (+1500), Coyotes (+3500) in Odds to Win Pacific Division
Vancouver’s odds of winning the division have been shortened with its early-season success. The Canucks have surged past the likes of Edmonton, Calgary and Arizona with its current odds of +450 to win the division. Check our preview to see if they are the best bet.
Preseason favorite Jack Hughes is no longer in Bovada’s NHL Rookie of the Year odds, leaving Avalanche defenseman Cale Makar with the best odds. Is there any point wagering on his prop right now considering that Hughes has scored seven points in his last six games?
Stanley Cup-champion Blues are eyeing a fifth straight victory as they travel to Vancouver to meet the Canucks. Vancouver has been a monster on home ice, with a 4-0-1 record at Rogers Arena, and the odds favor them to stay unbeaten in regulation at home.
The Detroit Pistons and Brooklyn Nets meet for the first time this season. With two wins apiece to early in the year, both teams will be looking to get a leg up in the Eastern Conference playoff race here. Check our preview and prediction for Saturday’s tilt.
The Mets made waves by hiring former player Carlos Beltran as their manager for the 2020 season, and their World Series odds are anywhere from +1400 to +2500 across the leading sportsbooks. Does New York have a legitimate shot at a title chase?
Manchester City can clinch a berth in the knockout phase with a win away at Atalanta, who are competing in the Champions League for the very first time. City has just one defeat in their last ten games in all competitions though, and have an enviable away record on the continent.
It’s the NHL’s most in-form team against the reigning Presidents’ Trophy winners on Friday night as the New York Islanders host the Tampa Bay Lightning. Will the Isles’ streak continue?
Michael Thomas is now the heavy favorite to lead the NFL in receiving yards after his big outing in Drew Brees’ return to the field. Is anyone else worth a bet to beat the Saints top wideout?
The Colorado Avalanche jumped out to a hot start to begin the season. But injuries to Mikko Rantanen and Gabriel Landeskog have hurt their 2020 Stanley Cup odds, which went from +800 to +850 after their captain was lost to an LBI indefinitely. Are they good value at a longer price?
Green Bay improved to 7-1 with big road win at Kansas City in Week 8. The offense was led by 226 yards from RB Aaron Jones. They are now a +800 bet to win Super Bowl 54 in Bovada’s updated NFL futures. Are they good value at that price?
Los Angeles FC and Seattle Sounders meet with a place in the MLS Cup final on the line. LAFC holds a 3-0-1 all-time record against Seattle but has just one playoff win to Seattle’s 14.
A pair of high-flying Western Confererence teams meet on Friday as the Central Division-leading Colorado Avalanche travel to Sin City to play the Vegas Golden Knights, currently sitting second in the Pacific Division.
After opening the season with a 3-1 record, the Chicago Bears have lost their last two games to the Oakland Raiders and New Orleans Saints. As a result, they’ve seen their Super Bowl 54 odds drop from +1400 entering the season to +4000 after Week 7. Are they good value at long odds?
Los Angeles FC and the Los Angeles Galaxy are set to meet in the Western Conference Semifinals. Despite breaking a slew of records, LAFC has yet to beat its cross-town neighbor through the first five games of the series. We cover the best bet for the match here.
Raptors fans will have to be satisfied with seeing their championship banner raised as Zion Williams is out for the season opener in Toronto. Can the Raps cover the 7-point spread against the Pelicans?
Calgary Flames travel to Anaheim to take on the Ducks in a second game of a back-to-back, after losing 4-1 against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night. The Flames have won just two of their last 36 games at Honda Center.
With the new NBA season fast approaching there are a number of teams who are far from playoff locks, and a few who made the playoffs last year who will miss out this time. We take a look at some of the best bets you can make at plus-money odds.