Giannis Antetokounmpo vs. James Harden For The 2019 NBA MVP (What About Paul George?)

NBA Rumors - March 1st: 2019 NBA MVP award is one of the most hotly debated topics this season with Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden, and Paul George all making great cases for the award. Other candidates with a small, small chance of making some noise with 20 games down the stretch of the 2018-19 NBA season -Steph Curry and Joel Embiid in particular.

IN THE VIDEO ABOVE: NBA Now host Harris Rubenstein breaks down his top 5 candidates for the 2019 NBA MVP award and compares the seasons of his top 3. He breaks down the historical impact of James Harden’s season and whether or not it has been good enough to overtake Giannis - who has the Milwaukee Bucks in contention to come out of the Eastern Conference and make the 2019 NBA Finals. We also discuss where Paul George fits into the race with him in the middle of the best season of his career.

Harris also goes through a few other candidates for MVP including Joel Embiid and Steph Curry.



Our 2019 NBA MVP candidates are listed below:
- Joel Embiid
- Steph Curry
- Paul George
- James Harden
- Giannis Antetokounmpo

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