NBA Defensive Player of the Year Odds Favor Rudy Gobert to Start the 2021-22 Season on FanDuel Sportsbook

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The 2021-22 NBA season is almost here, and training camp begins this week ahead of the Oct. 19 regular-season opener. With NBA Championship odds in place, FanDuel Sportsbook also has all sorts of NBA betting lines and futures. That includes player awards like MVP and Defensive Player of the Year.

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert won last year's Defensive Player of the Year award for the third time in the past four seasons. He received 84 of 100 first-place votes after dominating the Real Plus-Minus stats while leading the league in defensive rebounds and finishing second in blocked shots.

Gobert (+380) starts the season as the favorite to win again followed by Ben Simmons (+500) and Anthony Davis (+500). Leading MVP favorite Giannis Antetokounmpo is also among the DPOY favorites at +800 odds. Miles Turner (+850), Joel Embiid (+1200) and Bam Adebayo (+1400) round out the leading contenders.

Check out all NBA player futures and Defensive Player of the Year odds to win the award below from FanDuel Sportsbook.

1. Rudy Gobert (+380)

2. Ben Simmons (+500)

3. Anthony Davis (+500)

4. Giannis Antetokounmpo (+800)

5. Myles Turner (+850)

6. Joel Embiid (+1200)

7. Bam Adebayo (+1400)

8. Matisse Thybulle (+2700)

9. Jrue Holiday (+2700)

10. DeAndre Ayton (+3000)

11. Draymond Green (+3300)

12. Jarrett Allen (+4200)

13. Clint Capela (+4600)

14. Paul George (+5500)

15. Mitchell Robinson (+6000)

16. Jimmy Butler (+6000)

17. Zion Williamson (+6500)

18. Wendell Carter Jr. (+6500)

19. Kristaps Porzingis (+6500)

20. Jaylen Brown (+6500)

21. Jaren Jackson Jr. (+6500)

22. Luguentz Dort (+7000)

23. Nikola Vucevic (+8000)

24. Davion Mitchell (+8000)

25. Collin Sexton (+8000)

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