Troy Babbitt-US PRESSWIRE - Presswire
The Nuggets are expected to finish second in the Northwest Division.
The Denver Nuggets have opened with 66/1 odds to win the 2013 NBA Championship. according to betting site Bovada. Those odds place the Nuggets as the 14th-likeliest team to win the title and take home the trophy.
The lines also give the Nuggets a 33/1 shot at winning the Western Conference. In addition to the Lakers and Thunder, the San Antonio Spurs top the list for Western Conference winners.
A third line is also in play, which sets the over-under win total for each team. Denver's over-under win total line is set at 48.5 wins, which means experts expect the Nuggets to finish somewhere around 48-34 this season.
Here are the other expected win totals from Denver's division: