The Bucks star is a two-time MVP and led Milwaukee to the 2021 title, a profitable Finals MVP.

1. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks

Denver made Jokic the highest-paid participant in NBA historical past within the offseason with a five-year, $264 million tremendous max extension.

2. Nikola Jokic, Denver Nuggets

Durant remains to be probably the most deadly scorer within the recreation, with the flexibility to tug up from deep, hit a mid-range bucket, or drive previous a defender to the ring with unbelievable effectivity.

3. Kevin Durant, Brooklyn Nets

He gained his fourth NBA championship, grew to become the NBA all-time chief in made 3-pointers, gained the All-Star Recreation MVP, the Western Convention Finals MVP and the elusive NBA Finals MVP.

4. Steph Curry, Golden State Warriors

Embiid, the league’s most dominant massive man, had a fantastic season in 2021-22

5. Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers

Search for the definition of NBA utilization and Doncic’s face more than likely can be staring again.

6. Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks

it’s exceptional that James remains to be at an All-NBA degree after averaging 30.3 factors, 8.2 rebounds and 6.2 assists and taking pictures 52.4% from the sphere and 35.9% on 3-pointers final season.

7. LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers

He was first-team All-NBA in 2021-22 after 26.9 factors, 8.0 rebounds and 4.4 assists per recreation and 45.3% taking pictures from the sphere and 35.3% on 3-pointers.

8. Jayson Tatum, Boston Celtics

Devin Booker, 25, signed a four-year, $224 million max extension within the offseason after ending fourth for MVP.

9. Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns

For the Clippers to contend for an NBA title, Leonard should keep wholesome. The previous few seasons he hasn’t been and that’s why the Clippers haven’t sniffed the Finals.

10. Kawhi Leonard, Los Angeles Clippers