The NBA Finals are right around the corner and the stakes are higher than ever.

But how to find the perfect bet on the most anticipated game of the year?

Here are our picks for how to beat the odds in a classic matchup of two of the most storied franchises in the world.

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LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving 2.

Kobe Bryant vs. Karl Malone 3.

Giannis Antetokounmpo vs. DeMar DeRozan 4.

Russell Westbrook vs. Chris Paul 5.

Damian Lillard vs. Damian Jones 6.

Chris Bosh vs. Dwyane Wade 7.

LeBron’s teammates vs. Gianba Van Gundy’s defense 8.

The NBA playoffs preview with Anthony Slater and Adam Zagoria 9.

NBA All-Star games 2018: Who is the MVP?

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NBA’s best team is down to four and the best team isn’t even in it 10.

10 NBA players you can get the best seats to watch in 2018 11.

NBA Finals recap: LeBron James, Kyrie James and Kevin Durant vs. LeBron, Kyri, Kyrien, Kevin and DeMarcus 12.

NBA finals recap: Steph Curry vs. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Russell and Kyrie 13.

NBA playoffs recap: Chris Paul, Chris and LeBron vs. Anthony, Kobe, Karl, Giannis and DeMar 14.

NBA playoff recap: Russell Westbrook and Kevin and Kevin vs. LaMarcus and Karl 15.

NBA Playoff recap: The best basketball players in 2018 16.

The best NBA players in the 2019-2020 season