The Philadelphia 76ers enter the 2022 NBA season with +1600 odds to win the 2023 NBA Championship. With the Celtics favored to win the Japanese Convention and Kevin Durant returning to the Nets, the Sixers face a tricky job.
The Sixers haven’t made it previous the Japanese Convention semifinals for the reason that 2000-01 season. Philadelphia Sixers bettors hope that is lastly the yr they buck the development.
The NBA launched its full schedule for the 2022-2023 season and Pennsylvania sportsbooks have odds for the first three nights of the NBA season and Christmas Day slate.
The Sixers completed final season 51-31 to clinch the No. 4 seed within the Japanese Convention. They defeated the Toronto Raptors 4-2 within the first spherical earlier than falling to the Miami Warmth, 4-2, within the Japanese Convention semifinals.
Philadelphia 76ers 2022-23 schedule evaluation
The NBA nonetheless sees Joel Embiid and the Sixers as a big draw and proved that with the schedule.
The Sixers are one among 4 groups to play on the league’s opening night time. They journey to Boston on October 18 with their house opener on October 20 in opposition to the Bucks. FanDuel PA sportsbook has the Sixers as a five-point underdog within the opener in opposition to the Celtics and a 1.5-point favourite vs. the Bucks.
The NBA awarded the Sixers with a Christmas Day sport at Madison Sq. Backyard vs. Knicks at midday. Odds for that sport have but to be launched.
Listed below are some notable house video games for the Sixers this season:
- Brooklyn Nets: November 22, 7:30 p.m., TNT
- L.A. Lakers: December 9: 7:30 p.m., ESPN
- Golden State Warriors: December 16, 7:30 p.m., ESPN
- L.A. Clippers: December 23, 7 p.m.
- Boston Celtics: February 25, 8:30 p.m., ABC
- Miami Warmth: February 27, 7 p.m.
- Dallas Mavericks: March 29, 7:30 p.m., ESPN
Sixers 2022-23 NBA Championship, Japanese Convention, Atlantic odds
So long as Joel Embiid is in Philadelphia, the Sixers will likely be a perennial playoff group for the foreseeable future. The Sixers have completed beneath the 4 seed simply as soon as within the final 5 seasons.
Now that Kevin Durant and the Brooklyn Nets have patched up their relationship, the Japanese Convention is way more clear. The Celtics are nonetheless the favourite to win the east on DraftKings PA sportsbook at +270. Brooklyn is second with +310 odds. Milwaukee (+320), the Sixers (+650) and Miami (+700) spherical out the highest 5 favorites.
FanDuel sportsbook in PA sees the Japanese Convention in another way:
- Boston Celtics: +240
- Milwaukee Bucks: +300
- Brooklyn Nets: +410
- Sixers: +750
- Miami Warmth: +850
Most present Sixers odds
Sixers offseason strikes
James Harden opted out of his $47.4 million deal for 2022-23 to set the Sixers up for flexibility. Harden signed a two-year, $68.6 million contract with a participant choice for the second yr.
With the added flexibility, the Sixers signed ahead PJ Tucker to a three-year, $33.2 million absolutely assured contract. In addition they added to their perimeter depth by including ahead Danuel Home to a two-year, $8.5 million free-agent contract.
The Sixers didn’t make a choose within the 2022 NBA Draft, however they traded for former Grizzlies guard De’Anthony Melton on draft day who figures to be a rotational backcourt participant.
Joel Embiid MVP odds
Joel Embiid gained the NBA scoring title (30.6 ppg) however got here in second in MVP voting to Nikola Jokic for the second straight season. Jokic averaged 27.1 factors, 13.6 rebounds and seven.9 assists per sport.
For the second yr in a row, it appeared just like the NBA stole the MVP from Embiid.
Embiid stated final season, earlier than the award was introduced, that the NBA and voters would “hate” him if he didn’t win it. He might need a degree.
As soon as once more, Embiid is likely one of the favorites to win the MVP
2023 NBA MVP odds
Different Sixers props for 2022-23 season
Listed below are the Sixers odds to make the playoffs, win the Atlantic Division and their Over/Beneath win whole at FanDuel sportsbook in Pennsylvania.
- Win whole: Over 50.5 (-110) / Beneath 50.5 (-110)
- To make playoffs: Sure (-1300) / No (+730)
- To win Atlantic Division: +300
NBA Alternate season wins
DraftKings sportsbook in PA provides two further win totals markets “alternate excessive common season wins” and “alternate low common wins”
Excessive: Over 53.5 (+210) / Beneath 53.5 (-270)
Low: Over 45.5 (-350) / Beneath (+260)
2022-2023 NBA season lengthy participant props
DraftKings on-line PA sportsbook provides season-long participant props for numerous NBA stars.
- Factors per sport: Over 30.1 (-115) / Beneath 30.1 (-115)
- Rebounds per sport: Over 11.6 (-115) / Beneath 11.6 (-115)
- Factors per sport: Over 21.7 (-115) / Beneath 21.7 (-115)
- Assists per sport: Over 10.1 (-115) / Beneath 10.1 (-115)
- Joel Embiid: +230
- Giannis Antetokounmpo: +280
- Luka Doncic: +450
- Kevin Durant: +600
- Trae Younger: +750
- LeBron James: +850
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