Sportsbook bodog.com had already installed the Miami Heat as the betting favorites to win the 2012 NBA title.
Bodog lists the Heat at 5-2 to win next season – provided there is a season – with their big three LeBron James, Chris Bosh and D Wade likely focused and galvanized for revenge.
After the Heatles in the odds are the Lakers at 11-2, Bulls at 6-1, Oklahoma City at 8-1 and then the World Champion Dallas Mavericks at 10-1.
The rapidly aging Boston Celtics are next at 12-1.
The longest shot is Chris Bosh’s old team the Toronto Raptors at 150-1.