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Who's got a better shot at MVP: Russell Westbrook or John Wall?
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Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook and Washington Wizards' John Wall are both standout point guards. Westbrook has been battling it out with Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden for the top spot on the MVP ladder. But with Wall is averaging career-high points and carrying the Wizards on his back, he's also been thrown into the MVP race. Although Wall isn't a household name, the underdog might present a major threat to Westbrook. So, who is MVP-worthy? 🏀

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While Westbrook and Harden duke it out for the top spot in the MVP ladder, Wall's stock is on the rise. Hence—there's another point guard garnering votes for MVP that Westbrook might want to watch. Does this mean he'll become more worthy than Westbrook for the title?

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Westbrook's name has been in contention for MVP throughout the 2016-2017 season. The Tylt even questioned if Westbrook was having the greatest season in NBA history. If anything, he's having a great enough season to be ranked at number 1 or 2 in the MVP ladder week-after-week, which isn't a bad position to be in. After all—Westbrook is averaging 30.9 points, 10.2 assists and 10.5 rebounds per game, according to ESPN.

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But Wall is the other point guard in contention, and many fans and experts argue he's moving up the MVP ladder. He's averaging 23 points, 10 assists and 4.4 rebounds per game, according to ESPN. His name is coming up a lot more in the MVP conversation. Hence—it's time Westbrook watch his back, because this underdog might sneak up the ladder.

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Wall's supporters argue he should be a top contender. Not just Westbrook or Harden.

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Wizards fans want to the point guard to win!

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And fans have been chanting MVP at Wall!

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And while his fan page has been posting his stats each game, MVP was made clear!

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But Westbrook's fans aren't trying to hear that!

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NBA fans can see Westbrook deserves it.

FINAL RESULTS
Sports
Who's got a better shot at MVP: Russell Westbrook or John Wall?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamWestbrook
#TeamJohnWall