Good luck getting to the basket with these defenders in the way. The 2021-22 NBA DPOY race features the best defensive players leading the league in steals and blocks. Who do you think will win NBA Defensive Player of the Year for the 2021-22 season?
While Vegas NBA DPOY odds show 3x winner and Jazz center Rudy Gobert as the favorite once again, previous winners Giannis Antetokounmpo and Draymond Green are right there with him. Other DPOY candidates include Bam Adebayo, Anthony Davis, and Luguentz Dort, the young OKC guard who showcases his lockdown defense against top scorers.
Make your 2022 NBA DPOY predictions by voting the player most likely to win the award.