Time to start picking NBA. We start with some of the skills competitions during All-Star Weekend. Next week, I will start posting the "big" NBA games each weekend.
Saturday, Februray 13
Deadline: Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
Who will win the H-O-R-S-E competition?
Actual Winner: Kevin Durant
Omri Caspi (Sacramento Kings)
Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder)
Rajon Rondo (Boston Celtics)
Correct Predictions: Butters, Jeff, Kubatski, Kubatski III, Kubatski Sr, Murray, Oliver
Who will win the Skills Challenge?
Actual Winner: Steve Nash
Brandon Jennings (Milwaukee Bucks)
Steve Nash (Phoenix Suns)
Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls)
Deron Williams (Utah Jazz)
Correct Predictions: Dave, Jeff, Kubatski III, Oliver, Paulie, Princess G
Who will win the Three-Point Contest?
Actual Winner: Paul Pierce
Chauncey Billups (Denver Nuggets)
Daequan Cook (Miami Heat)
Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
Channing Frye (Phoenix Suns)
Danilo Gallinari (New York Knicks)
Paul Pierce (Boston Celtics)
Correct Predictions: Kubatski III
Who will win the Slam Dunk Contest?
Actual Winner: Nate Robinson
Shannon Brown (Los Angeles Lakers)
Gerald Wallace (Charlotte Bobcats)
Nate Robinson (New York Knicks)
DeMar Rozan (Toronto Raptors)
Eric Gordon (Los Angeles Clippers)
Correct Predictions: Carmen, Kubatski, Kubatski III, Princess G
Scoring: Predict the winner of all four competitions.
2 points – One correct prediction.
4 points – Two correct predictions.
7 points – Three correct predictions.
10 points – Four correct predictions.
Points Awarded for this post:
10 points – Kubatski III
7 points –
4 points – Jeff, Kubatski, Oliver, Princess G
2 points – Butters, Carmen, Dave, Kubatski Sr, Murray, Paulie
0 points – Katie, Marty, McClain, Scott S, Scott T, Waders