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Basketball fans, we're ranking the best 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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5,393 3,102
LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers

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4,613 2,975
James Harden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
James Harden Houston Rockets

3
2,108 1,840
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Anthony Davis New Orleans Pelicans

4
2,804 2,818
Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks

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2,726 2,827
Kyrie Irving is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Kyrie Irving Boston Celtics

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2,500 2,168
Russell Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Russell Westbrook Oklahoma City Thunder

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2,457 2,993
Stephen Curry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Stephen Curry Golden State Warriors

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1,301 1,364
DeMar DeRozan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors

9
1,505 1,317
Damian Lillard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Damian Lillard Portland Trail Blazers

10
1,620 1,956
Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Kevin Durant Golden State Warriors

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937 1,267
Paul George is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Paul George Oklahoma City Thunder

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760 955
Victor Oladipo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Victor Oladipo Indiana Pacers

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751 1,078
Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Chris Paul Houston Rockets

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642 1,006
Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Jimmy Butler Minnesota Timberwolves

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371 383
Joel Embiid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Joel Embiid Philadelphia 76ers

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574 794
Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1513556761199 added Karl-Anthony Towns Minnesota Timberwolves

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517 1,042
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
DeMarcus Cousins New Orleans Pelicans

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649 805
Ben Simmons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Ben Simmons Philadelphia 76ers

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525 694
Donovan Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Donovan Mitchell Utah Jazz

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596 997
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
John Wall Washington Wizards

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630 1,211
Kristaps Porzingis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Edgars Rubenis added Kristaps Porzingis New York Knicks

Basketball Teams with the Most Annoying Fans

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420 730
Klay Thompson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Klay Thompson Golden State Warriors

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575 1,076
Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Kawhi Leonard San Antonio Spurs

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160 327
LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
LaMarcus Aldridge Portland Trail Blazers

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317 550
Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Devin Booker Phoenix Suns

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216 430
Nikola Jokic is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Nikola Jokic Denver Nuggets

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296 640
Dwyane Wade is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Dwyane Wade Miami Heat

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271 569
Kevin Love is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Kevin Love Cleveland Cavaliers

The Top NBA Players Of All Time

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245 475
Kyle Lowry is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Kyle Lowry Toronto Raptors

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246 469
Kemba Walker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Shreyas1 added Kemba Walker Charlotte Bobcats

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268 477
Jayson Tatum is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1513556761199 added Jayson Tatum Boston Celtics

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264 562
Carmelo Anthony is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Carmelo Anthony Oklahoma City Thunder

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233 511
Draymond Green is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Draymond Green Golden State Warriors

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135 273
C. J. McCollum is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1518470830811 added C. J. McCollum Portland Trail Blazers

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186 376
Bradley Beal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
arnas added Bradley Beal Washington Wizards

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156 394
Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1513556761199 added Al Horford Boston Celtics

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224 493
Blake Griffin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Blake Griffin Detroit Pistons

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314 704
Isaiah Thomas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Isaiah Thomas Los Angeles Lakers

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172 362
Jaylen Brown is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1513556761199 added Jaylen Brown Boston Celtics

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121 294
Andre Drummond is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
1518454281968 added Andre Drummond Detroit Pistons

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119 336
Hassan Whiteside is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
ulyssesgonzalez added Hassan Whiteside Sacramento Kings

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159 412
Andrew Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
Andrew Wiggins Minnesota Timberwolves

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115 286
Rudy Gobert is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
AndreasThiele added Rudy Gobert Utah Jazz

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54 167
Goran Dragić is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Goran Dragić Miami Heat

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95 264
Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Dwight Howard Orlando Magic

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55 166
Eric Gordon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Eric Gordon Houston Rockets

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145 359
Lonzo Ball is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Lonzo Ball Los Angeles Lakers

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46 130
Larry Nance Jr. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Larry Nance Jr. Cleveland Cavaliers

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120 253
Manu Ginóbili is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Manu Ginóbili San Antonio Spurs

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73 245
Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Who Will Be The 2018 NBA MVP?
SuperDummy8910 added Aaron Gordon Orlando Magic