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With talk of LeBron’s return, Cavaliers appeal to Vegas bettors


Tony Gutierrez / AP

Miami Heat forward LeBron James responds to a question during a media availability for the NBA basketball finals on Saturday, June 14, 2014, in San Antonio.

More bets have been placed on the Cleveland Cavaliers to win the 2015 NBA title than on any other team at the Las Vegas Superbook.

LeBron James hasn't committed to return to the Cavaliers. But some betting money sure has.

"They are our biggest liability right now," said MGM VP of Race and Sports Jay Rood. "We took a dime ($1,000) on them at 40-1." The Cavs are currently down to 10-1 at the MGM.

The Cavs are currently down to 10-1 at the MGM.

The story's the same all over Vegas, as reports surfaced about LeBron James' potential interest in returning to Cleveland.

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