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2021-22 NBA Awards Odds

 
Oct. 8, 2021
by VI News
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2021-22 NBA Awards Odds

The 2021-22 NBA season is set to begin on October 19, 2021 and conclude on April 13, 2022. Various players futures markets are already available for preseason wagering. There are multiple player awards that bettors can wager on, which includes anything from the Sixth Man of the Year to the Scoring Champion.

2021-22 NBA MVP Odds

Odds To Win 2021 NBA MVP
Player (Team) Odds
Luka Doncic (Dallas) +400
Joel Embiid (Philadelphia) +700
Kevin Durant (Brooklyn) +700
Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee) +800
Stephen Curry (Golden State) +900
Damian Lillard (Portland) +1100
LeBron James (L.A. Lakers) +1400
Nikola Jokic (Denver) +1600
Trae Young (Atlanta) +1600
Devin Booker (Phoenix) +2000
James Harden (Brooklyn) +2500
Anthony Davis (L.A. Lakers) +2500

The Most Valuable Player of the Year Award is given to the player who had the most successful regular-season, which usually includes how the player's performance reflects on the team's success. Nikola Jokic won the award for the Denver Nuggets last season, the first for Denver. An international player has won the award three straight seasons, with James Harden as the last American to win in 2017-18 with the Houston Rockets.

Complete Most Valuable Player Odds

2021-22 NBA Rookie of the Year Odds

Odds To Win 2021-22 NBA Rookie of the Year (4/28/22)
Player (Team) Odds
Cade Cunningham (Detroit) +250
Jalen Green (Houston) +300
Jalen Suggs (Orlando) +750
Scottie Barnes (Toronto) +800
Evan Mobley (Cleveland) +800
Alperen Sengun (Houston) +1400
Davion Mitchell (Sacramento) +1800
Jonathan Kuminga (Golden State) +2500
James Bouknight (Charlotte) +2500

The Rookie of the Year Award is given to the first-year player who has the most successful regular-season. LaMelo Ball for the Carlotte Hornets won the last award, despite a late-season rush from Anthony Edwards who was the first pick in the 2020 NBA Draft. A guard has won the award five straight seasons, with Karl-Anthony Towns being the last center to win which was in 2015-16.

Complete Rookie of the Year Odds

2021-22 NBA Sixth Man of the Year Odds

Odds To Win 2021-22 NBA Sixth Man of the Year
Player (Team) Odds
Jordan Clarkson (Utah) +550
Kevin Huerter (Atlanta) +1100
Patty Mills (Brooklyn) +1100
Joe Ingles (Utah) +1200
Tyrese Haliburton (Sacramento) +1600
Goran Dragic (Miami) +1600
Coby White (Chicago) +1600
Derrick Rose (New York) +1600
Terrence Ross (Orlando) +1800

The Sixth Man of the Year Award is given to the bench player who sees the most productive regular season. Jordan Clarkson ran away with the award last year, and is the opening favorite to see a repeat. Lou Williams has seen a handful of Sixth Man of the Year Awards, but has long odds to open the season with the Atlanta Hawks. The Western Conference has won the award six straight seasons.

Complete Six Man of the Year Odds

2021-22 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Odds

Odds To Win 2021-22 NBA Defensive Player of the Year
Player (Team) Odds
Rudy Gobert (Utah) +350
Ben Simmons (Philadelphia) +350
Myles Turner (Indiana) +650
Joel Embiid (Philadelphia) +1000
Anthony Davis (L.A. Lakers) +1000
Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee) +1000
Bam Adebayo (Miami) +1400

The Defensive Player of the Year Award is given to the player who sees the best defensive performance throughout the regular season, typically hightlighted with steals, blocks and/or rebounds. Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz has dominated this award, winning it last year (2020-21) along with three of the last four seasons.

Complete Defensive Player of the Year Odds

2021-22 NBA Most Improved Player Odds

Odds To Win 2021 NBA Most Improved Player
Player (Team) Odds
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (Oklahoma City) +700
Zion Williamson (New Orleans) +700
Michael Porter, Jr. (Denver) +750
Kevin Porter, Jr. (Houston) +900
Zach LaVine (Chicago) +1200
Collin Sexton (Cleveland) +1200
Christian Wood (Houston) +1400
Jarrett Jackson, Jr. (Memphis) +1600
Jaylen Brown (Boston) +1600
John Collins (Atlanta) +1800
Chris Boucher (Toronto) +1800
De'Aaron Fox (Sacramento) +1800

The Most Improved Player of the Year Award is given to the player who has shown the most progress during the regular-season. This is a very broad and judgmental award, as it has been given to players who have seen a vast improvment over the course of a year while also being given to players who showed steady progress but lifted their team's overall success. A forward has won the award three straight seasons, with Julius Randle of the New York Knicks winning the award during the 2020-21 season.

Complete Most Improved Player Odds

2021-22 NBA Coach of the Year Odds

Odds To Win 2021-22 NBA Coach of the Year
Coach (Team) Odds
Steve Nash (Brooklyn) +850
Erik Spoelstra (Miami) +900
Billy Donovan (Chicago) +1000
Quin Snyder (Utah) +1100
Steve Kerr (Golden State) +1100
Monty Williams (Phoenix) +1200
Frank Vogel (L.A. Lakers) +1400
Nate McMillan (Atlanta) +1400

The Coach of the Year Award is given to the coach who has had the most impressive regular season. The award is also given to a coach who has shown impressive growth for a club that struggled the prior season. New York Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau won the award in 2020-21 for improving the New York Knicks' growth, despite the team not having the best regular season record in the Eastern Conference. The Eastern Conference has seen four straight winners for this award.

Complete Coach of the Year Odds

2021-22 NBA League Leader Odds

The 2021-22 NBA season is set to begin on October 19, 2021, with plenty of preseason wagering markets available. One popular market includes NBA leaders in certain categories. These categories can vary on sportsbooks but mainly consist of points leader, rebound leader, assists leader, blocks leader, steals leader and three-pointers made leader. The NBA points leader is most commonly known as the 'Scoring Champion'.

Double-double and triple-double leader markets are also available sometimes. Stephen Curry led the 2020-21 season with total points (2015) and three-pointers made (337), Rudy Gobert led the league in total rebounds (960) and total blocks (190), Russell Westbrook led the league in total assists (763) while T.J. McConnell led the league in total steals (128).

2021-22 NBA Scoring Champion Odds

  • Bradley Beal (Washington) +275
  • Luka Doncic (Dallas) +450
  • Stephen Curry (Golden State) +500
  • Damian Lillard (Portland) +700
  • Joel Embiid (Philadelphia) +700
  • Zion Williamson (New Orleans) +1000
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee) +1000
  • Jayson Tatum (Boston) +1200
  • Trae Young (Atlanta) +2500
  • Zach LaVine (Chicago) +2500
  • Kevin Durant (Brooklyn) +2500
  • Donovan Mitchell (Utah) +3000
  • Devin Booker (Phoenix) +3500
  • Anthony Davis (L.A. Lakers) +4000
  • Collin Sexton (Cleveland) +4000
  • Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn) +5000
  • Paul George (L.A. Clippers) +5000
  • James Harden (Milwaukee) +6600
  • De'Aron Fox (Sacramento) +6600
  • LeBron James (L.A. Lakers) +8000
  • Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota) +10000
  • Nikola Jokic (Denver) +10000
  • Jaylen Brown (Boston) +10000
  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (Oklahoma City) +10000
  • C.J. McCollum (Portland) +15000
  • Brandon Ingram (New Orleans) +15000
  • Anthony Edwards (Minnesota) +15000
  • Khris Middleton (Milwaukee) +15000
  • Julius Randle (New York) +15000
  • Nikola Vucevic (Chicago) +20000
  • Russell Westbrook (L.A Lakers) +20000
  • Pascal Siakam (Toronto) +20000
  • Klay Thompson (Golden State) +20000
  • Jerami Grant (Detroit) +20000
  • DeMar DeRozan (San Antonio) +20000
  • Michael Porter, Jr. (Denver) +20000
  • Jamal Murray (Denver) +20000
  • Ja Morant (Memphis) +20000
  • Domantas Sabonis (Indiana) +20000

2021-22 NBA Rebound Leader Odds

  • Clint Capela (Atlanta) +125
  • Rudy Gobert (Utah) +225
  • Jonas Valanciunas (Memphis) +550
  • Domantas Sabonis (Indiana) +700
  • Nikola Vucevic (Chicago) +1200
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee) +1200
  • Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota) +1400
  • Andre Drummond (L.A. Lakers) +2000
  • Joel Embiid (Philadelphia) +2500
  • Russell Westbrook (L.A Lakers) +2500
  • Nikola Jokic (Denver) +2500
  • Deandre Ayton (Phoenix) +2500
  • Enes Kanter (Portland) +5000
  • Jarrett Allen (Cleveland) +6600
  • Julius Randle (New York) +6600
  • Jusef Nurkic (Portland) +6600
  • Moses Brown (Boston) +8000
  • Christian Wood (Houston) +10000
  • Bam Adebayo (Miami) +10000
  • Anthony Davis (L.A. Lakers) +15000
  • Kristaps Porzingis (Dallas) +15000
  • Mitchell Robinson (New York) +15000
  • Steven Adams (New Orleans) +20000
  • Wendell Carter, Jr. (Orlando) +20000
  • Dwight Howard (Philadelphia) +25000
  • Zion Williamson (New Orleans) +30000
  • Richaun Holmes (Sacramento) +30000
  • Mason Plumlee (Detroit) +30000

2021-22 NBA Assists Leader Odds

  • James Harden (Brooklyn) +120
  • Russell Westbrook (L.A Lakers) +150
  • Trae Young (Atlanta) +450
  • Luka Doncic (Dallas) +600
  • Chris Paul (Phoenix) +1200
  • Nikola Jokic (Denver) +1600
  • LeBron James (L.A. Lakers) +2500
  • LaMelo Ball (Charlotte) +3000
  • Draymond Green (Golden State) +4000
  • Ja Morant (Memphis) +4000
  • Damian Lillard (Portland) +6600
  • Ben Simmons (Philadelphia) +6600
  • De'Aron Fox (Sacramento) +6600
  • John Wall (Houston) +6600
  • Lonzo Ball (Chicago) +6600
  • Kyle Lowry (Toronto) +8000

2021-22 NBA Three-pointers Made Leader Odds

  • Stephen Curry (Golden State) -175
  • Damian Lillard (Portland) +400
  • Buddy Hield (Sacramento) +600
  • Duncan Robinson (Miami) +1200
  • Malik Beasley (Minnesota) +1800
  • Klay Thompson (Golden State) +2000
  • Paul George (L.A. Clippers) +2500
  • Bogdan Bogdanovic (Atlanta) +2500
  • Fred VanVleet (Toronto) +2500
  • Zach LaVine (Chicago) +2500
  • Donovan Mitchell (Utah) +3000
  • Devonte' Graham (Charlotte) +3000
  • Jordan Clarkson (Utah) +4000
  • Joe Harris (Brooklyn) +4000
  • Terry Rozier (Charlotte) +4000
  • Davis Bertans (Washington) +4000
  • C.J. McCollum (Portland) +4000
  • Luka Doncic (Dallas) +4000
  • DeAngelo Russell (Minnesota) +5000
  • Michael Porter, Jr. (Denver) +5000
  • Lonzo Ball (Chicago) +6600
  • Kemba Walker (Boston) +6600
  • Anthony Edwards (Minnesota) +6600
  • Tim Hardaway, Jr. (Dallas) +6600
  • Jayson Tatum (Boston) +6600
  • Jaylen Brown (Boston) +8000
  • Gary Trent, Jr. (Toronto) +8000
  • Kyle Lowry (Toronto) +10000
  • Trae Young (Atlanta) +10000
  • James Harden (Brooklyn) +10000
  • Eric Gordon (Houston) +10000
  • Evan Fournier (Boston) +10000
  • Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn) +15000
  • Bradley Beal (Washington) +15000
  • LeBron James (L.A. Lakers) +15000
  • Devin Booker (Phoenix) +15000
  • Danny Green (Philadelphia) +15000
  • Kevin Durant (Brooklyn) +15000
  • Mike Conley (Utah) +15000

Odds Provided by BetMGM and bet365 - Subject to Change - Updated Fri., Oct. 8 - 6:50 PM ET


  
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