This year's MVP race may be one of the most competitive races in recent memory. The Sixers' Joel Embiid, the Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo, and the Nuggets' Nikola Jokic have established themselves as the top three contenders for the coveted award. Each player has had fantastic seasons and helped lead their teams to the playoffs. Now, voters will decide who will be crowned NBA MVP.
While the bookmakers have their favorite to win, it is clear that the award could go to any one of the three superstars. Below we will break down the case for each player and share how the US sportsbooks see it playing out.