NBA East Final: Bulls Favorite Over HeatPublished May 17, 2011 by OCR Editor
Could Chicago be on its way to first NBA finals in the post-Jordan era? Will Rose beat Lebron and Wade?
The red-hot Chicago Bulls are now favorites to beat the Miami Heat in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals, although in a weird twist the Heat are still championship favorite as they are considered more likely to beat their opponent from the West.Chicago Aims for Seventh Title
The Bulls, who are aiming for their seventh title but their first in the post-Jordan era, have a 1-0 lead in their best-of-seven series against Miami, and now carry 20/27 William Hill odds to win the series, against Miami, 23/20.
In the West, the online sportsbook is offering odds of 5/11 on the Dallas Mavericks to go through to the NBA finals, with Kevin Durant's Oklahoma City Thunder considered just an outside 9/5 chance.
The championship odds see Miami, 7/4, lead Chicago, 9/4, Dallas, 11/4, and the Thunder, 11/2.More Ways to Bet
William Hill gives you plenty of ways to bet on the NBA playoffs, with online and mobile betting on a variety of match, scoring and player options.
Check out the Match Winner section of the sportsbook to find out if the basketball is being featured as part of Hill's daily promotions on major sporting events with enhanced odds.