Vegas handicaps NBA All-Star Weekend, favorites Curry

Vegas handicaps NBA All-Star Weekend, favorites Curry
February 12, 2014, 12:15 pm
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Stephen Curry has top odds in the Three-Point Contest; Harrison Barnes has the worst odds in the Slam Dunk Contest. (USATSI)

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The Warriors have two players who will take the court during NBA All-Star Weekend: Harrison Barnes will compete in the Slam Dunk Contest and Stephen Curry will compete in the Three Point Contest and start in the All-Star Game.

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Las Vegas betting website Bovada.lv released its odds for the weekend in New Orleans, and it's listing very different odds for Curry and Barnes to win their respective events.

Curry has top odds to win the Three Point Contest at 2/1, ahead of Kevin Love at 4/1. But Harrison Barnes has the worst odds to win the Slam Dunk Contest at 17/2. Paul George is the heavy favorite at 23/20.

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Curry also has the fifth best odds to earn MVP of the All-Star Game at 11/1, behind Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Carmelo Anthony.

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Odds to win 2014 NBA Three Point Contest

Stephen Curry (GS) -- 2/1
Kevin Love (MIN) -- 4/1
Arron Afflalo (ORL) -- 5/1
Kyrie Irving (CLE) -- 11/2
Damian Lillard (POR) -- 6/1
Marco Belinelli (SA) -- 6/1
Bradley Beal (WAS) -- 15/2
Joe Johnson (BRK) -- 10/1

Odds to win 2014 NBA Dunker of the Night

Paul George (IND) -- 23/20
Terrence Ross (TOR) -- 7/2
John Wall (WAS) -- 9/2
Ben McLemore (SAC) -- 5/1
Damian Lillard (POR) -- 5/1
Harrison Barnes (GS) -- 17/2

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Odds to win 2014 NBA All Star Game MVP

Kevin Durant (West) -- 3/1
LeBron James (East) -- 7/2
Anthony Davis (East) -- 17/2
Carmelo Anthony (East) -- 10/1
Stephen Curry (West) -- 11/1
Blake Griffin (West) -- 12/1
Paul George (East) -- 12/1
Kevin Love (West) -- 14/1
Kyrie Irving (East) -- 16/1
Chris Paul (West) -- 18/1
LaMarcus Aldridge (West) -- 20/1
Dwyane Wade (East) -- 25/1
James Harden (West) -- 25/1
John Wall (East) -- 25/1
Chris Bosh (East) -- 30/1
Damian Lillard (West) -- 35/1
Dwight Howard (West) -- 35/1
Tony Parker (West) -- 35/1
Joakim Noah (East) -- 45/1
Dirk Nowitzki (West) -- 50/1
DeMar DeRozan (East) -- 70/1
Joe Johnson (East) -- 70/1
Paul Millsap (East) -- 70/1
Roy Hibbert (East) -- 70/1

 

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