NBA

NBA All-Star Game 2021: Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis crowned 2021 Taco Bell Skills Challenge champion

The big men continue to reign supreme in the Skills Challenge.

Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis took home the 2021 Taco Bell Skills Challenge crown, defeating Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic in the Final Round.

After losing in the Skills Challenge Final at last year's All-Star in Chicago, Sabonis became the fourth big man in the past six years to take home the trophy.

With the win, Sabonis also earned $75,000 for the United Negro College Fund (UNCF).

New to NBA League Pass? It's your game, your rules. Watch your favourite team and choose the games you want. Get your free trial now.

Sabonis advanced to the Final after eliminating Julius Randle in the first round and Luka Doncic in the second round, putting on a display of perfection as he nailed the pass and drilled the 3-pointer on the first attempt in both rounds.

The two-time All-Star is the first player in Indiana Pacers franchise history to win the Skills Challenge.

The views on this page do not necessarily reflect the views of the NBA or its clubs.

More from NBA.com

Princepal Singh
When does Princepal play in 2021-22 G League season?
Yash Matange
Curry, NBA trophy and LeBron James
NBA 75: Five milestones to watch
Sidd Sinha
#Thunder
Thunder are loaded with future draft picks
Yash Matange
Bulls star Zach LaVine
Report: LaVine intends to play through thumb injury
Scott Rafferty
Ja Morant
Welcome to the Ja Morant Show
Benyam Kidane
hakeem-olajuwon-102172020-nbae-gettyimages
On This Date: Hakeem shows why he was selected No. 1
Gilbert McGregor
More News