Rio Olympics Odds: Updates For Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, Men’s Basketball

by NESN Staff

August 3, 2016

The Olympics in Rio de Janeiro have their grand unveiling Friday with the opening ceremonies, but the games begin Wednesday with soccer kicking off the excitement.

Here are the updated betting odds for several major events from sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.

Michael Phelps (USA)
Men’s 100-meter butterfly: Even (favorite)
Men’s 200m individual medley: -110 (favorite)

Usain Bolt (Jamaica)
Men’s 100m: -200 (favorite)
Men’s 200m: -300 (favorite)
Men’s 4x100m: Jamaica -200 (favorite)

Men’s Golf
Henrik Stenson +575
Sergio Garcia +750
Justin Rose +1,300
Bubba Watson +1,400
Patrick Reed +1,400
Rickie Fowler +1,400

Men’s Tennis
Novak Djokovic -150
Andy Murray +225
Rafael Nadal +1,200
Kei Nishikori +1,400
Juan Martin del Potro +3,300

Men’s Basketball
USA -1,600
Spain +1,000
France +1,400
Brazil +2,800
Lithuania +2,800

Men’s Soccer
Brazil -115
Argentina +525
Germany +575
Portugal +950
Mexico +1,400

Thumbnail photo via Soobum Im/USA TODAY Sports Images

Thumbnail photo via Jan 15, 2016; Austin, TX, USA; Michael Phelps competes in the Final of the 100m Butterfly during the 2016 Arena Pro Swim Series at Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

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