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Does Bucks early playoff berth add to Giannis’ MVP resume?

With Milwaukee already in the postseason, does this just mean The Greek Freak will continue to run away with MVP? We take a look at the updated odds on DraftKings Sportsbook.

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo drives for the basket against Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris in the first quarter at Fiserv Forum. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

We aren’t even in March and the Milwaukee Bucks have clinched a berth in the NBA playoffs. With that, it just adds to Giannis Antetokounmpo’s cast resume to take home a second straight MVP award this season. Now that the Bucks are in, they’ve got their eyes set on locking up the No. 1 overall seed in the postseason. As it stands, it’s hard to envision anyone really challenging Giannis for MVP. Something drastic would need to happen and — knock on wood — hopefully nothing like that happens. Let’s take a look at the updated NBA MVP odds on DraftKings Sportsbook.

NBA MVP Odds Movement

Player 1/6 1/21 2/4 2/24 Odds Change since 1/6
Player 1/6 1/21 2/4 2/24 Odds Change since 1/6
Giannis Antetokounmpo -125 -162 -230 -455 330
Luka Doncic 425 400 450 800 375
James Harden 500 550 700 1200 700
LeBron James 700 800 800 900 200
Anthony Davis 1200 2000 2500 5000 3800
Kawhi Leonard 3300 5000 5000 5000 1700
Damian Lillard 10000 25000 3300 5000 5000

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