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Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James battles the Golden State Warriors Stepen Curry and Andre Iguodala defense during Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Warriors Already Underdogs For 2015-2016 NBA Title

The Warriors hadn’t even completed their epic run to the 2014-2015 NBA Title run before some oddsmaker in Las Vegas slapped the 2014-2015 favorite label on LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

06/16/2015

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors  (Jesse D. Garrabrant/ Ronald Martinez/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bring On LeBron? Oddsmakers, ‘DubNation’ Confident The Warriors Will Close Out Rockets Wednesday

The Warriors will earn a trip to the NBA Finals Wednesday night. At least that’s what Las Vegas bookies are betting on.

05/27/2015

The Golden State Warriors huddle before the game against the Miami Heat on January 14, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Remain Heavy Las Vegas Favorites For NBA Title Despite Two Game Skid

A week ago cable TV analysts were wondering aloud how you stop the Golden State Warriors. Fast forward to today and the team facing a game four in Memphis that could put them just a single loss away from elimination.

05/11/2015

The Golden State Warriors before the game against the New Orleans Pelicans during Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on April 23, 2015 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Sweep, Cleveland Injuries Put Vegas ‘Favorite’ Target Squarely On Backs Of Warriors

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – If the Golden State Warriors are going to win their first NBA Title in a generation, they’ll have to carry the title of favorite with them all the way. Just two […]

04/28/2015

Stephen Curry #30 of the Western Conference handles the ball against LeBron James #23 of the Eastern Conference during the 64th NBA All-Star Game presented by Kia as part of the 2015 All-Star Weekend at Madison Square Garden on February 15, 2015 in New York, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron, Cavs Overtake Warriors As Favorites For NBA Title

Despite the best record in the league and highest win total in franchise history, the Golden State Warriors could get to play the role of underdog if they reach the NBA Finals.

04/15/2015

The Golden State Warriors huddle before the game against the Miami Heat on January 14, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Favorite Warriors Drawing More Betting Action Than Any Other Team

Coming out of the All-Star break, the Golden State Warriors are seen by many as the favorites among Las Vegas bookies (After 37 years in the Bay Area I can’t believe I just wrote that line). And the short odds apparently aren’t scaring away many bets.

02/18/2015

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Over $100M Likely On The Line In Vegas By Super Bowl Kickoff

A flurry of early money on the New England Patriots moved the game to pick ‘em at most major Las Vegas books Sunday night after the Seattle Seahawks opened by as much as 2.5-point favorites.

01/18/2015

Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates with his teammates during the game against the Chicago Bulls on December 6, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors, Bulls Now Las Vegas Favorites To Meet For NBA Title

The once the league’s ultimate afterthought, the Golden State Warriors are now favorites to not only make the playoffs but win the ultra-competitive Western Conference.

01/06/2015

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Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 Olympics

The United States hasn’t hosted the Summer Olympics since Atlanta in 1996. San Francisco could be in the running for the games that will take place 10 years from now, but odds makers said other U.S. cities have a better shot at hosting the Olympics.

12/18/2014

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Las Vegas Setting Odds On Jim Harbaugh Leaving The 49ers

Jim Harbaugh’s future employer is becoming as hotly debated as any election the fall, and like recent presidential races, bookies are now giving you the opportunity to gable on the outcome.

12/04/2014

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