Bovada has the Golden State Warriors as 2/3 favorites to win the NBA Champsionship, followed by the San Antonio Spurs at 15/4 and Cleveland Cavaliers at 4/1. Portland's odds to win it all: 150/1. The Los Angeles Clippers are listed at 28/1, placing 5th among all contenders.
The odds to win the Western Conference show a steep break after the first four teams: Golden State at 1/2, San Antonio at 9/4, the Oklahoma City Thunder at 8/1, and Los Angeles Clippers at 16/1. Portland ranks as the best of the rest, but their odds stand at 75/1.
If you're willing to wager on the Blazers making the NBA Finals, the lowest payout you'd receive for a win is 100/1 if they met the Cleveland Cavaliers. Every opponent but the Toronto Raptors would pay off over 1000/1, with a Portland-Indiana Pacers series paying off 3750/1. The highest payouts on the board feature the Memphis Grizzlies against the Pacers or the Detroit Pistons, paying off 10000/1
As of noon, Thursday the consensus line for Game 1 of the Blazers-Clippers series has Portland as a 5.5-point underdog.