NBA Draft Odds: Noel tops board
The Cleveland Cavaliers have the top pick in Thursday night's NBA Draft, and the oddsmakers at the sportsbooks expect them to take Kentucky center Nerlens Noel.
Noel is the 4/7 favorite on the NBA Draft odds at Bovada to be the first overall pick on Thursday night, with reports suggesting that the Cavaliers will either take him or Maryland center Alex Len with their selection. Len is next at 3/2 on the odds to be the first overall pick.
Kansas guard Ben McLemore (7/1), Indiana guard Victor Oladipo (10/1), and Georgetown forward Otto Porter (12/1) round out that odds list at Bovada.
Oladipo is then the EVEN odds favorite to be the second overall pick on Thursday night by the Orlando Magic, ahead of McLemore (+150), Noel (+250), and Michigan guard Trey Burke (+900). Porter is the -150 favorite to go third overall to the Washington Wizards.
On the more exotic NBA Draft props at Bovada for Thursday, the OVER/UNDER for non-NCAA players drafted in the first round is set at 5.5. The OVER/UNDER for draft position for the first non-NCAA player is sitting at 12.5.
As well, the OVER/UNDER for the number of NCAA freshmen drafted in the first round on Thursday night is set at 6, while the OVER/UNDER for the number of seniors drafted in the first round on Thursday night is set at 3.
Here are the complete NBA Draft odds; check Bovada for updates.
NBA Draft - Who will be the 1st Pick
Nerlens Noel 4/7
Alex Len 3/2
Ben McLemore 7/1
Victor Oladipo 10/1
Otto Porter 12/1
NBA Draft - Who will be the 2nd Pick
Victor Oladipo EVEN
Ben McLemore +150
Nerlens Noel +250
Trey Burke +900
NBA Draft - Who will be the 3rd Pick
Otto Porter -150
Anthony Bennett +200
Ben McLemore +500
Nerlens Noel +550
NBA Draft - Who will be the 4th Pick
Anthony Bennett 7/5
Alex Len 7/2
Ben McLemore 9/2
Otto Porter 5/1
Nerlens Noel 11/2
Victor Oladipo 11/2
NBA Draft - Who will be the 5th Pick
Victor Oladipo 5/4
Alex Len 3/1
Ben McLemore 5/2
Trey Burke 7/1
Anthony Bennett 4/1
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NBA Draft - Draft Position - Trey Burke
NBA Draft - Draft Position - Cody Zeller
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NBA Draft - How many non-NCAA players will be drafted in the 1st Round?
NBA Draft - Draft Position - 1st non-NCAA player
NBA Draft - How many NCAA Freshman will be drafted in the 1st Round?
NBA Draft - How many NCAA Seniors will be drafted in the 1st Round?
NBA Draft - Will any of the Top 5 picks be traded prior to the pick being made?