We preview the 2020-21 season and some of the many outrights markets we have on offer. The Lakers are clear favourites for a repeat, but in the Western Conference the Clippers could challenge and the Nuggets remain ever present. In the Eastern Conference things are more open, though the Bucks are looking to set the record books straight.
These are indeed trying times for everyone, but the NBA can hold its head up high for the way it has managed the pandemic so far. But we can't escape the fact that it will have an effect on the 2020-21 season. We take a look at the changes that have been made and explore some of the challenges that may lie ahead.
Most years, a first-round playoff series between the first and last seeds in a conference would be a foregone conclusion. Not this year - as the Lakers match up against Portland with a host of factors that could swing it either way. Cloudbet takes a deeper dive into an intriguing contest.
As the bubble experiment proved a great success, the season is poised to enter the play-off rounds. The Bucks are title favourites as the Lakers struggle offensively, but what else can we learn from the bubble as we move forward in the competition?