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DENVER'S Nikola Jokic was the runaway MVP this season, which made it a virtual certainty that he would also be an All-NBA first-team selection.Here's the rarity: The MVP runner-up was not a first-team selection. ...
Jun 16, 2021
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UTAH's Rudy Gobert won his third Defensive Player of the Year award on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) after helping the Utah Jazz to the best record in the NBA.Gobert had the most total blocked shots and defensive rebounds in ...
Jun 10, 2021
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DENVER - Nikola Jokic was selected with the 41st draft pick when he entered the NBA seven years ago.Now, by overwhelming consensus, he's No. 1.The Nuggets' big man was revealed on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) as the NBA&# ...
Jun 9, 2021
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NEW YORK - Tom Thibodeau got the New York Knicks back to the playoffs, guiding the team to its second-best record in 20 years.And in the eyes of the voters, that coaching job was the best in the NBA.Thibodeau was ...
Jun 8, 2021
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NEW YORK - Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday has won the Joe Dumars Trophy as the NBA player who best represents the ideals of sportsmanship on the court.Each NBA team nominated a player for the award. After a panel of league executives ...
Jun 5, 2021
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NEW YORK - Julius Randle was voted the NBA's Most Improved Player on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) after leading the New York Knicks to the playoffs during his best season.Randle was a runaway winner after earning his first All-Star ...
May 26, 2021
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UTAH's Jordan Clarkson, the only player to come off the bench and score 40 points in a game this season, was announced Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) as the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year.And his closest competition was ...
May 25, 2021
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NEW YORK - Upon further review, Indiana's Myles Turner is the NBA's blocked-shot champion for this season.The NBA said on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) that Turner will be recognized as the winner in that category, even though ...
May 19, 2021
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Giannis Antetokounmpo's historic year earned him a historic awards sweep.The Milwaukee forward is the NBA's Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, receiving that award on Friday (Saturday, Manila time). He got ...
Sep 19, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - LeBron James now stands alone in All-NBA recognition history, getting there unanimously.James was revealed on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) as an All-NBA player for a record 16th time, breaking the mark he shared with Kareem ...
Sep 17, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Rookie of the Year Ja Morant of the Memphis Grizzlies was the lone unanimous selection to the NBA's All-Rookie Team that was announced Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).Morant was a first-team pick on all ...
Sep 16, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Giannis Antetokounmpo was the Defensive Player of the Year, so it should be no surprise that he was also the leading vote-getter for the league's All-Defensive team.The Milwaukee Bucks forward - and favorite to ...
Sep 9, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Montrezl Harrell won the NBA's Sixth Man Award on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), keeping the honor for the league's top reserve with the Los Angeles Clippers for the third straight season.Harrell ended the ...
Sep 5, 2020
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NEW ORLEANS - Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram has been named the NBA's most improved player in a season that saw him bounce back from a life-altering blood clot and a trade from the team that drafted him second overall in 2016. ...
Sep 1, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Giannis Antetokounmpo was voted NBA Defensive Player of the Year on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time), becoming the fifth player to win that award and MVP in a career.The Milwaukee Bucks All-Star, who was MVP last year ...
Aug 26, 2020
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CLEVELAND - Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award for his efforts in raising awareness about mental health.Love, whose openness about his life-long battles with anxiety triggered nationwide discussion and helped spur the NBA to do more ...
Jun 18, 2020
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SANTA MONICA, California - Lou Williams has won the Sixth Man of the Year at the NBA Awards on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) for the second season in a row and third time in his career.The guard also won last year with ...
Jun 25, 2019
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SANTA MONICA, California - Pascal Siakam of the NBA champion Toronto Raptors has won the Most Improved Player at the NBA Awards on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time).The 25-year-old from Cameroon averaged 16.9 points and started 79 of 80 regular- ...
Jun 25, 2019
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NEW YORK - Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George have a chance to be both the NBA's MVP and its Defensive Player of the Year.Reigning MVP James Harden is the other finalist for the league's top award. The NBA ...
May 18, 2019
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NEW YORK - Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, whose coast-to-coast rivalry in the 1980s propelled the NBA to a new level of popularity, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award.The Hall of Famers and 1992 US Olympic teammates will ...
May 16, 2019
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NEW YORK - Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA.Westbrook was voted MVP on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) after setting a record with 42 triple-doubles during his historic season. He ...
Jun 27, 2017
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