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Here are your NBA/Super Bowl XLVI prop bets

LeBron James Football

Football: Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James before Dallas Cowboys vs New York Giants. Arlington, TX 9/20/2009 CREDIT: Greg Nelson (Photo by Greg Nelson /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images) (Set Number: X82951 TK1 R9 F161 ) Original Filename: GettyImages_91025569.jpg


We in no way want to encourage you to gamble on the Super Bowl.

But, since you’re going to do it anyway, we thought we’d pass along some of the annual NBA/Super Bowl prop bets out there. These come from (the former

Which will be higher?
Eli Manning Completions +2½
LeBron James Points -2½

(LeBron averages 29 points a game, Manning 22.4 completions per game in the regular season, but he may have to throw more in this game. LeBron and the Heat face the Raptors, so he could score a lot of points — or the Heat could be so far ahead he sits the fourth.)

What will be higher?
Wes Welker Receptions
Lebron James Assists

What will be higher?
Ahmad Bradshaw Receiving Yards -4½
Chris Bosh Points +4½

(Bosh is playing his former team in the Raptors, he tends to get up for these games.)

What will be higher?
Tom Brady TD Passes
Ray Allen 3 Point Shots made in the game

What will be higher?
BenJarvus Green-Ellis Rushing Yards -19½
Rajon Rondo Points, Rebounds & Assists +19½

Again, these are for entertainment purposes only. If you’re going to bet, we’d go with the coin toss, at least there you know the odds.