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  • This page tracks the odds to win the 2022 NBA Championship for the entire calendar year
  • The Brooklyn Nets have opened as favorites to win the title next season, alongside the Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks
  • Scroll down to see the latest odds for all 30 teams in the Association

We’ve been tracking the NBA championship odds for all 30 teams since they became available and have included the info below. The graphs on this page are generated by calculating the average from many of our most trusted sportsbooks.

2022 NBA Championship Top Contenders

2022 NBA Championship Odds

Team Odds at DraftKings
Brooklyn Nets +200
Los Angeles Lakers +525
Milwaukee Bucks +900
Golden State Warriors +1200
Phoenix Suns +1300
Utah Jazz +1400
Philadelphia 76ers +1600
Los Angeles Clippers +2000
Denver Nuggets +2000
Dallas Mavericks +2800
Atlanta Hawks +3500
Miami Heat +3500
Boston Celtics +5000
Portland Trail Blazers +5000
New Orleans Pelicans +8000
Toronto Raptors +8000
Chicago Bulls +10000
Charlotte Hornets +10000
Memphis Grizzlies +10000
New York Knicks +10000
Indiana Pacers +10000
Washington Wizards +15000
Minnesota Timberwolves +25000
San Antonio Spurs +25000
Sacramento Kings +25000
Detroit Pistons +50000
Cleveland Cavaliers +50000
Houston Rockets +50000
OKC Thunder +50000
Orlando Magic +50000

Odds as of July 21st

[July 21] Despite Giannis closing out his first Finals to win in dominant fashion, the Bucks have only opened at +900 to win the title next season. The Brooklyn Nets are heavy +200 favorites, while LeBron & the Lakers are +525

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Five Past NBA Championship Winners

Year Team
2021 Milwaukee Bucks
2020 Los Angeles Lakers
2019 Toronto Raptors
2018 Golden State Warriors
2017 Golden State Warriors

With their win in 2021, the Milwaukee Bucks broke a 49 season title drought – with Giannis Antetokounmpo now immortalized alongside Oscar Robertson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in Bucks lore.

NBA Teams That Have Never Won a Championship

Team Playoff Appearances
Phoenix Suns 30
Utah Jazz 28
Indiana Pacers 25
Denver Nuggets 25
Orlando Magic 14
Los Angeles Clippers 14
Memphis Grizzlies 11
Minnesota Timberwolves 9
Oklahoma City Thunder 8
New Orleans Pelicans 7
Charlotte Hornets 7

After coming oh-so-close in the 2021 Finals by going up 2-0, the Phoenix Suns title drought has now extended to 30 appearances in the postseason without a title win. With Chris Paul likely returning to join Devin Booker and DeAndre Ayton next season, the Suns may very well end that drought.


Archived NBA Championship Odds: 2021 2020, 2019, 2018

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Mitch graduated from Ryerson University's Sport Media program in June of 2018, and has been with SBD since 2019. He's worked in broadcast and digital for the Score, Sportsnet, TSN & CBC and has done play-by-play work for basketball at all levels including NCAA, Pan Am Games & U Sports.