Who to Bet in the 2018 NBA Playoffs

Updated: April 27, 2018

By Sports Betting Buzz

We love the Golden State Warriors. And so do the Accuscore computers.

After thousands of simulations, Accuscore says the Warriors will repeat. In fact, Golden State has a 33% chance of winning back-to-back titles. The Houston Rockets, who many regard as the Warriors stiffest competition, have a less than 25% chance of winning the NBA Championship.

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As far as the Eastern Conference, LeBron James has only a 1 in 10 chance of winning another ring. That ain’t great. And the Philadelphia 76ers, who ended the season on a blazing hot streak, are actually given a fractional chance of winning the title before the Cavs.

CHANCES OF WINNING THE NBA TITLE

Even though Vegas shows Golden State and Houston pretty equal in terms of title odds, the pick platform’s predictions present a clear favorite.

Accuscore’s NBA Playoffs 2017/2018 Predictions
When comparing these numbers to Vegas odds, only few teams provide value for bettors. Philadelphia is the Eastern Conference winner and the Boston Celtics are another team that gives value for bettors even without Kyrie Irving. The complete playoffs bracket can be seen below.

Now let’s explain how it will all unfold. Accuscore simulated all possible postseason games — and they’ve predicted each team’s possibility of winning the title: