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Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?  

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Basketball fans, we're ranking the best players who are most likely to win the 2018 NBA Most Improved Player Award. Although no player has ever won the award twice, 2017 MIP Giannis Antetokounmpo is still one of several possible contenders for the award this year. Who do you think will be the 2018 NBA Most Improved Player? 

The current favorites to win the 2018 Most Improved Player Award are Victor Oladipo, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kristaps Porzingis, Myles Turner, and D'Angelo Russell. These young players have bigger roles this season, so expect to see new career highs and record-breaking stats. Other good MIP candidates include Brandon Ingram, Rodney Hood, Gary Harris, and Clint Capela.  

Vote up your 2018 Most Improved Player in the NBA predictions, and add any players who have improved the most this season.

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Victor Oladipo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Indiana Pacers

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Jaylen Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Terry Rozier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Clint Capela is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Houston Rockets
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Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Milwaukee Bucks
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Joel Embiid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Philadelphia 76ers
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Lou Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Spencer Dinwiddie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Steven Adams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Brandon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Los Angeles Lakers
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Domantas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Morgan Webster added Indiana Pacers
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Kris Dunn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Jason Ho0 added Chicago Bulls
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Kristaps Porzingis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Nikola Jokic is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Jamal Murray is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Ricky Rubio is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Bradley Beal is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
cornelius added Los Angeles Lakers
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Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
Orlando Magic
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Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Jayson Tatum is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Kyrie Irving is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Fred VanVleet is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
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Tyreke Evans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA Most Improved Player?
arnas added Memphis Grizzlies