Portland?, Memphis??, Clippers??? pic.twitter.com/bOSVBLmRX5— tongut (@oguzhantongut) November 20, 2018
One of Portland's earliest challenges of the season comes this week as they play three straight on the road, where they've been just 3-3. That includes trips to Milwaukee and Golden State before wrapping things up with a home match-up against the Clippers - all of those teams are .500 or better.
The Trail Blazers begin their road trip today, as a 7.5-point favorite,
If you're looking at NBA MVP futures, Damian Lillard's odds sit at +6000, according to the FanDuel Sportbook. He has averaged 26.6 points and 6.1 assists per game this season.
In the Western Conference race, Portland remains massive underdogs at +10000 to win the NBA title, with the Warriors and LA Lakers as favorites. However, they have slightly better odds to win the Western Conference at +6000.
With 16 games played thus far, it's about time to start taking the Trail Blazers seriously.
Get $5 with your first deposit on FanDuel. Join Now.
Tommy Orme is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, Tommy Orme also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username tgorme. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.