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NBA Odds: Cavaliers Still Longest Of Long Shots

Although the 2012-2013 NBA season still seems a long way's off, the folks in Vegas have been busy putting together their odds for the season. If you are a Cleveland Cavaliers fan hoping to see some hope from oddsmakers, don't get your hopes up.

You can check out the odds for them and the rest of the NBA after the jump.

Miami Heat 11/5
Los Angeles Lakers 11/5
Oklahoma City Thunder 9/2
Chicago Bulls 10/1
San Antonio Spurs 15/1
Boston Celtics 25/1
Los Angeles Clippers 25/1
Indiana Pacers 30/1
Memphis Grizzlies 30/1
New York Knicks 30/1
Philadelphia 76ers 30/1
Denver Nuggets 40/1
Dallas Mavericks 40/1
Brooklyn Nets 40/1
Atlanta Hawks 60/1
Houston Rockets 100/1
Orlando Magic 100/1
Minnesota Timberwolves 100/1
Portland Trail Blazers 100/1
Utah Jazz 100/1
Cleveland Cavaliers 100/1
Phoenix Suns 100/1
Sacramento Kings 100/1
New Orleans Hornets 100/1
Golden State Warriors 100/1
Milwaukee Bucks 100/1
Toronto Raptors 100/1
Charlotte Bobcats 100/1
Detroit Pistons 100/1
Washington Wizards 100/1

That's right, the Cavaliers have as much chance to win the NBA Finals as the Wizards, Raptors and even the Bobcats at 100-to-1.

As for winning the Eastern Conference, their chances improve greatly, although it remains at 50-to-1.

Could these predictions be a sign of things to come? Fans in Cleveland certainly don't.

For more on the Cavs, visit Fear the Sword.

Photographs by spatulated, Triple Tri, and chrischappelear used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.