Los Angeles Lakers v Brooklyn Nets
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The Lakers and the Nets have emerged as betting favorites to win the 2022 NBA championship, according to the latest betting odds.

More specifically, the Nets are the number on favorite for the title (11/4, 2.75), with the Lakers being second on the list (9/2, 4.5).

The Golden State Warriors (8/1, 8.00), the LA Clippers (10/1, 10.00), the Milwaukee Bucks (10/1, 10.00) and the Phoenix Suns (12/1, 12.00) are in the Top-6 for the championship.

Following early playoff exits in the first and second round, respectively, the Lakers and the Nets want to bounce back next season and go all the way to the 2022 NBA Finals.

The 2022 NBA championship odds have already been released! Brooklyn Nets – 11/4 (2.75)Los Angeles Lakers – 9/2…

Posted by Basketball Forever on Monday, July 12, 2021