The Taco Bell Skills Challenge is typically an overlooked feature of NBA All-Star Weekend thanks to the anticipation that naturally surrounds the annual Sprite Slam Dunk Contest. But this year fans will be wowed by the level of competition set to take place in the skills challenge.
Last year's winner Stephen Curry will attempt to defend his title against some of the quickest guards in the NBA, and there seems to be no shortage of young talent at the position. Winners and losers of past competitions usually go on to enjoy Hall of Fame careers, so the opportunity to watch future stars should not be wasted.
While the selection process for competitors is currently still underway, here are five bold predictions for who will make the cut and what we'll see on Saturday night at the Amway Center.