Expert Picks to Win NBA 3-Point Contest
The 2020 NBA All-Star Skills Challenge, along with the 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend 3-Point Contest, returns to centerstage this Saturday, Feb. 15, at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Joe Harris, the defending 2019 NBA 3-Point Contest champion, is currently the betting favorite at +300 odds to win it once again this weekend, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
If you're thinking about making a wager on this NBA All-Star Weekend contest, 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 picks and predictions to win this Saturday's NBA Skills Competition.
Skills Challenge Picks
Andy Bailey, of Bleacher Report, is picking Milwaukee Bucks wing Khris Middleton to win this year's NBA Skills Competition.
CBS Sports' panel of seven NBA experts are leaning in a few different directions, but Spencer Dinwiddie, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Spencer Dinwiddie all received more than one endorsement.
- Brad Botkin: Pascal Siakam
- Colin Ward-Henninger: Pascal Siakam
- James Herbert: Spencer Dinwiddie
- Jack Maloney: Jayson Tatum
- Sam Quinn: Spencer Dinwiddie
- Jasmyn Wimbish: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
- Michael Kaskey-Blomain: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
The Yahoo! Sports staff is backing Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam to win this year's NBA Skills Competition.
Overall, the nine experts highlighted above provided five different names in their picks to win this contest, but Pascal Siakam led the way in predictions to win it all with three.
Total Expert Picks to Win 2020 NBA 3-Point Contest
- Pascal Siakam: (3)
- Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2)
- Spencer Dinwiddie: (2)
- Jayson Tatum (1)
- Khris Middleton (1)