Fans can expect to see a lot at the 2024 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday in Indianapolis.

Spectacular dunks.

No-look passes.

Stars launching 3-pointers from way behind the line.

But something viewers likely won’t see much of is lockdown defense. That’s just the nature of the All-Star Game.

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This year’s All-Star Game features the return of the Eastern Conference versus Western Conference format that was last used in 2017.

Here’s a look at the odds for the 73rd edition of the NBA All-Star Game:

Western Conference vs. Eastern Conference, 8 p.m. ET Saturday, TNT *

Point spread: Western Conference -3 (Western Conference favored to win by more than 3 points, otherwise Eastern Conference covers)
Moneyline: Western Conference -152 favorites to win (bet $10 to win $16.58 total); Eastern Conference +124 underdogs to win (bet $10 to win $22.40 total)
Total scoring Over/Under: 364.5 points scored by both teams combined

By far the most popular bet in the All-Star Game is the total Over/Under, currently at 364.5 combined points scored.

* odds as of 2/16/24

According to FOX Sports Research, the Over has hit in four of the last five All-Star Games:

2023: Team Giannis 184, Team LeBron 175 (359 total, O/U 325)
2022: Team LeBron 163, Team Durant 160 (323 total, O/U 324.5)
2021: Team LeBron 170, Team Durant 150 (320 total, O/U 317.5)
2020: Team LeBron 157, Team Giannis 155 (312 total, O/U 307)
2019: Team LeBron 178, Team Giannis 164 (342 total, O/U 310.5)

Lastly, here are the odds for All-Star Game MVP: *

Giannis Antetokounmpo, +650 (bet $10 to win $75 total)
LeBron James, +700 (bet $10 to win $80 total)
Tyrese Haliburton, +800 (bet $10 to win $90 total)
Steph Curry, +850 (bet $10 to win $95 total)
Jayson Tatum, +900 (bet $10 to win $100 total)
Anthony Edwards, +1000 (bet $10 to win $110 total)

* odds as of 2/16/24

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