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Best bets for NBA championship

2/17/2014 - NBA
Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY Sports

LAS VEGAS -- It's the NBA All-Star break, but don't get fooled into calling it the halfway point of the season, as most teams have played nearly two-thirds of their regular-season games.

The playoffs are already coming into focus, as we have a relatively short stretch run to sort out the seeds in each conference. The chart below shows how the oddsmakers and bettors at the Las Vegas Hilton SuperBook see the teams shaping up in regard to their future-book odds.