Early odds already out for 2009-10 season, Magic among league’s favorites for title

Even though the 2008-09 season just ended, prognosticators are already taking a look at next season. The early odds from Las Vegas are in, and according to scoresandodds.com, the Magic’s odds of winning the championship next season stand at 7-to-1. Only three teams rank ahead of Orlando, with the Lakers the early favorite to repeat as champs. Here are the 11 teams with the best early odds: Los Angeles Lakers 5-to-2 Cleveland Cavaliers 3-to-1 Boston Celtics 5-to-1 Orlando Magic 7-to-1 Denver Nuggets 12-to-1 Houston Rockets 15-to-1 San Antonio Spurs 15-to-1 Portland Blazers 20-to-1 Utah Jazz 20-to-1 Dallas Mavericks 40-to-1 New Orleans Hornets 40-to-1 What do you think? What are Orlando’s chances of winning the title next season?

Philip Rossman-Reich

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Philip Rossman-Reich is the managing editor for Crossover Chronicles and Orlando Magic Daily. You can follow him on twitter @OMagicDaily