TheSpread.com: Leading Sports Betting News Site Covers NBA Draft Odds

French star Alex Sarr emerges as the frontrunner to be selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the No. 1 pick in the 2024 NBA draft, with -180 odds. The NBA draft combine takes place from May 12 to May 19, followed by the draft on June 27.

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TheSpread.com: Leading Sports Betting News Site Covers NBA Draft Odds

TheSpread.com: Leading Sports Betting News Site Covers NBA Draft Odds

TheSpread.com, the largest US sports betting news site, provides point spread news, odds, and statistics to over 175 countries, covering a wide range of topics including North American college and professional sports, entertainment, politics, and proposition wagering. The site is now offering insights into the early favorites for the top pick in the 2024 NBA draft.

According to FanDuel Sportsbook, French star Alex Sarr has emerged as the frontrunner, with -180 odds to be selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the No. 1 pick in the 2024 NBA draft. Fellow Frenchman Zaccharie Risacher trails Sarr with +300 odds to go first overall. Other top prospects in the mix include UConn's Donovan Clingan, Serbia's Nikola Topic, and Kentucky freshmen standouts Rob Dillingham and Reed Sheppard.

Sarr, standing at an impressive 7'1", has already showcased his potential in the NBL, averaging 9.7 points and 4.4 rebounds in just 17.2 minutes per game. Risacher also had a strong season in France, putting up a career-high 10.1 points per game. Bleacher Report's Jonathan Wasserman considers Sarr the No. 4 overall prospect and Risacher the No. 9 prospect in this year's draft class.

As the NBA draft combine takes place from May 12 to May 19, followed by the draft on June 27, basketball fans and bettors alike will be closely monitoring the performances and trajectories of these rising stars. TheSpread.com remains a go-to source for the latest odds and insights on the 2024 NBA draft and beyond, as the site continues to provide comprehensive coverage of the sports betting landscape.

Key Takeaways

  • Alex Sarr is the early favorite to be the No. 1 pick in the 2024 NBA draft with -180 odds.
  • Zaccharie Risacher has +300 odds to be the No. 1 pick, trailing Sarr.
  • Sarr averages 9.7 points and 4.4 rebounds in 17.2 minutes per game in the NBL.
  • Risacher had a career-high 10.1 points per game in France's top league.
  • The NBA draft combine takes place from May 12-19, with the draft on June 27.