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Dustin Johnson installed as Masters favorite

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HUMBLE, Texas – With the Shell Houston Open in the books, the Masters takes the spotlight. And according to Las Vegas oddsmakers, Dustin Johnson is the man to beat.

Johnson enters the season’s first major on a three-tournament winning streak, with two of those victories coming in WGC events. While he opened at 12/1 in August at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, Johnson is now a 5/1 favorite, ahead of Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy.

Russell Henley, who won in Houston to earn the tournament’s final invite, was installed with 100/1 odds. Here’s a look at some of the betting favorites heading into Masters week:

5/1: Dustin Johnson

7/1: Jordan Spieth

8/1: Rory McIlroy

15/1: Jason Day

20/1: Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose, Hideki Matsuyama, Jon Rahm

30/1: Sergio Garcia, Justin Thomas, Bubba Watson, Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson

40/1: Paul Casey

50/1: Matt Kuchar, Brandt Snedeker, Louis Oosthuizen, Tyrrell Hatton

60/1: Patrick Reed, Brooks Koepka, Charl Schwartzel, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Daniel Berger, Marc Leishman, Thomas Pieters

80/1: Zach Johnson, Adam Hadwin, Jimmy Walker, Lee Westwood, Bill Haas

100/1: Branden Grace, J.B. Holmes, Kevin Kisner, Russell Henley, Gary Woodland, Tommy Fleetwood

125/1: Danny Willett, Shane Lowry, Martin Kaymer, Emiliano Grillo, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Jason Dufner, Alex Noren, Charley Hoffman, Ryan Moore

150/1: Pat Perez, Ross Fisher, Soren Kjeldsen, Jim Furyk, Angel Cabrera, Russell Knox, Kevin Na, Francesco Molinari