WATCH: Kristaps Porzingis Beats Gordon Hayward In 2017 NBA Skills Challenge

The first event of NBA All-Star Saturday night is in the books. Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks was the champion of the Skills Challenge, beating Gordon Hayward in the three round event. Karl-Anthony Towns was the winner last year, making it back-to-back years that a big man has won the event. 

Check out the winning run below, as well as the results from each of the rounds. 


Kristaps Porzingis eliminates Gordon Hayward


Kristaps Porzingis eliminates Nikola Jokic
Gordon Hayward eliminates Isaiah Thomas

First Round:

Kristaps Porzingis eliminates DeMarcus Cousins
Nikola Jokic eliminates Anthony Davis
Isaiah Thomas eliminates Devin Booker
Gordon Hayward eliminates John Wall

Check out the Chat Sports Twitter for the videos from each round!

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