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Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP? 

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Basketball fans, we're ranking the best current NBA players who are most likely to win the 2017-2018 NBA Most Valuable Player Award. The players most likely to win the MVP Award consists of superstars, rising stars, legendary scorers, and players on new teams. These potential MVPs in the voting race for this season are judged on scoring, stats, and how much their team depends on them. Who do you think will be the 2018 NBA MVP? 

Past MVP winners in NBA history, like LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, and 2017 MVP Russell Westbrook, are current favorites to win the 2018 MVP Award. However, these All-Stars and future Hall of Famers should expect competition from Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, and Giannis Antetokounmpo. Other good MVP sleepers include John Wall, Paul George, Anthony Davis, and Carmelo Anthony.  

Vote up your 2018 NBA MVP predictions, and add any likely MVP candidates missing from the list. Get your votes in for the NBA MVP before the playoffs, which is usually when the winner is announced, and then make your 2018 NBA Playoffs predictions.

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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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James Harden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Kyrie Irving is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Russell Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Stephen Curry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Damian Lillard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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DeMar DeRozan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Victor Oladipo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Paul George is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Joel Embiid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Donovan Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Ben Simmons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Klay Thompson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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John Wall is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Jayson Tatum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Kristaps Porzingis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
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LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?