NBA Skills Contest Odds and Analysis
Odds to Win
Luka Doncic +230
Chris Paul +250
Julius Randle +480
Domantas Sabonis +600
Nikola Vucevic +600
Robert Covington +750
The Skills Challenge is a proving ground for the league’s top talent. Check out a few options to consider with odds courtesy of FanDuel Sportsbook.
Chris Paul, Phoenix Suns
Current Odds: +250
Chris Paul has participated in the skills challenge five times in his 16-year career but has never won. A versatile player and a dominant playmaker throughout his career, Paul averages 18 points, five rebounds and 10 assists per game. As a member of the Phoenix Suns, he has averaged 16 points, five rebounds, and nine assists per game this season. He is second on the team, behind Devin Booker, in usage with a 22.3% usage rate.
Julius Randle, New York Knicks
Current Odds: +480
Julius Randle has had a standout season with the Knicks. He leads the team in usage with a 27.7% usage rate. In his second season with the team, he has averaged 37 minutes, scoring 23 points, five rebounds and eight assists per game. He has seen an uptick in production compared to his career. A seven-year veteran, he has averaged 30 minutes, 16 points, nine rebounds and three assists per game.
Domantas Sabonis, Indiana Pacers
Current Odds: +600
Since his rookie season in 2016, Domantas Sabonis has been one of the league’s top talents. He has averaged 29 minutes, 15 points, 10 rebounds, and four assists per game in his four seasons with the Pacers. This season, he has averaged 27 minutes, scoring 21 points, 11 rebounds and six assists. Alongside Malcolm Brogdon, Sabonis is the primary playmaker for the team, with Sabonis ranked second in usage, at 24.8%.