NBA Slam Dunk contest odds 2014: Paul George listed as 2/1 favorite

Jan 7, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (24) dunks against Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson (15) at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Indiana defeats Toronto 86-79. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

The 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Competition is just over 24 hours away as stars from around the league head to New Orleans to take part in NBA All-Star Weekend, but the folks in Las Vegas are already rolling out their betting odds for this year’s event.

After reviewing the field, it comes as no surprise that Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is the overwhelming betting favorite with 2-to-1 odds. Toronto Raptors star Terrence Ross has the second most favorable odds at 7-to-2.

Damian Lillard is this year’s long-shot to win the competition at 13-to-2.

How does Vegas see your favorite dunk competitors chances of taking home the 2014 dunk title?

Here are the full odds for this year’s dunk competition, via RJ Bell of

Paul George: 2/1
Terrence Ross: 7/2
John Wall: 5/1
Harrison Barnes: 11/2
Ben McLemore: 6/1
Damian Lillard: 13/2

Who do you think will take home the title on All-Star Weekend? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts and predictions.

Topics: Indiana Pacers, John Wall, NBA, NBA Slam Dunk Competition, Paul George, Slam Dunk Contest, Terrence Ross, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

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