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Who would win Best Actor in the NBA: James Harden or Marcus Smart?

In the NBA, having good acting skills can be as valuable as a consistent jumper. With the Academy announcing the nominees for the 2019 Oscars, we want to know who you think deserves the Best Actor award in the NBA. James Harden's ability to sell a call without going overboard is elite, as his free throw numbers show. Still, Marcus Smart can sell contact on the defensive end to turn the ball over with the best of them. Who should get the award? 🏀🏆

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James Harden is on pace to lead the league in free throw attempts, again—but not all of those fouls have been legitimate. 

Harden is a master at selling contacting and getting to the free-throw line. Whether it's an unnecessary head snap or falling to the lightest touch, the reigning NBA MVP's performances are worthy of an award.

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Harden might be the most recognizable name in flopping, but Marcus Smart takes the cake with some audacious displays on the court. 

The trick is versatility. While his counterpart in this debate specializes on the offensive end, Smart can draw whistles on both sides of the ball, selling the slightest contact to warrant a charge or getting cheap free throws. Smart is like Bruce Willis—his acting talent is undeniable, but he just never gets the recognition he deserves. 

He is the best actor in the NBA.

FINAL RESULTS
Sports
Who would win Best Actor in the NBA: James Harden or Marcus Smart?
A festive crown for the winner
#HardenBestActor
#SmartBestActor