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Karl Towns has 7/1 odds of winning Rookie of the Year

Karl Towns may have been considered the best overall player in the draft, but that doesn’t mean he’s the favorite for Rookie of the Year. Bovada Las Vegas released the early odds on the award, and Karl is tied for the third favorite with Emmanuel Mudiay at 7/1, behind Jahlil Okafor and D’Angelo Russell.

  • Jahlil Okafor: 7/2
  • D’Angelo Russell: 4/1
  • Karl-Anthony Towns: 7/1
  • Emmanuel Mudiay: 7/1
  • Justise Winslow: 9/1
  • Joel Embiid: 10/1
  • Mario Hezonja: 22/1
  • Jerian Grant: 22/1
  • Willie Cauley-Stein: 22/1
  • Frank Kaminsky: 25/1
  • Kristaps Porzingis: 25/1
  • Myles Turner: 25/1
  • Sam Dekker: 25/1
  • Trey Lyles: 33/1
  • Devin Booker: 33/1
  • Cameron Payne: 33/1
  • Bobby Portis: 33/1
  • Stanley Johnson: 33/1

Odds, schmodds. Now here’s a fun GIF of Karl and Karlito as Dr. Evil and Mini Me from TimberTrolls:


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2 Comments for Karl Towns has 7/1 odds of winning Rookie of the Year

  1. James Wilkerson
    7:20 pm June 30, 2015 Permalink

    What about Julius Randle? He will be eligible for ROY as well.

  2. Mary
    7:32 pm June 30, 2015 Permalink

    At the first of the season, wasn ‘t Okafor listed as #1 Draft picked as well? We saw how that went. Five days after NBA draft is a little early to be choosing NBA Rookie of the Year even for Vegas