NBA All-Star Game Expert Picks & Predictions for Team Giannis vs Team LeBron 2020

Jason Schandl
NBA All-Star Game expert picks favor Team LeBron over Team Giannis.
NBA All-Star Game expert picks favor Team LeBron over Team Giannis. / Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

NBA All-Star Game Predictions 2020

The NBA All-Star Weekend is coming to a close for 2020, but the big Sunday-night event is still to come. The 2020 NBA All-Star Game sees Team LeBron take on Team Giannis in a game with a new scoring format. Giannis Antetokounmpo is the favorite to take home the MVP award, but Team LeBron is favored by 6.5 points on FanDuel Sportsbook.

If you're thinking about making a wager on this game, it's always wise to consider the advice of some of the experts in the industry. With that in mind, here are a few expert predictions for Sunday's 2020 NBA All-Star Game.

NBA All-Star game Expert Picks

Sports Illustrated
Seven Sports Illustrated experts gave their picks for each All-Star event. The surveyed group was unanimous in their prediction that Team LeBron would win for the third consecutive season.
Steve Inman, of, also likes Team LeBron, predicting that the favorites win by at least five points. He also expects this game to go over 300.5 total points scored, and he likes LeBron James to take home the MVP award.

Bleacher Report
Will Gottlieb, of Bleacher Report, is also on the favorites. He predicts a 167-159 win for Team LeBron, which would also mean team LeBron covering the spread and the over hitting comfortably. Gottlieb is also taking LeBron to win the game's MVP award.

Overall, all nine experts highlighted above predict Team Lebron to win the NBA All-Star Game, with nobody expected an upset from Team Giannis. The two experts who gave All-Star Game MVP picks were also in agreement, predicting that LeBron James will take home the award.

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