Today is the day many NBA fans love the most during NBA All-Star weekend as the slam-dunk and three-point shoot-out contests take place during what is now known as All-Star Saturday night. Some of the most memorable moments in NBA All-Star history happen during these events and NBA fans know that this is must see T.V.!
James White of the New York Knicks and Gerald Green of the Indiana Pacers are the favorites to win the dunk contest, while Stephen Curry (Golden State), and Steve Novak (Knicks) are the odds on favorites to win the three-point contest.
All the action is scheduled to get underway at 8:00 p.m. EST and will be carried live on TNT.
Here is a list of the contestants and the odds for each player to win.
Who will win the NBA Sprite Slam-Dunk Contest?
- James White (NYK) 29/20
- Gerald Green (IND) 7/2
- Terrence Ross (TOR) 7/2
- Eric Bledsoe (LAC) 11/2
- Kenneth Faried (DEN) 13/2
- Jeremy Evans (UTA) 8/1
Who will win the NBA Foot Locker Three-Point Contest?
- Stephen Curry (GS) 19/10
- Steve Novak (NYK) 13/4
- Ryan Anderson (NO) 15/4
- Kyrie Irving (CLE) 9/2
- Matt Bonner (SA) 5/1
- Paul George (IND) 8/1