2016-17 Regular Season Award Winners

J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award: LeBron James (Cle)



6 award finalists

The NBA announced the 3 finalists for 6 of the regular season awards.  The
winners of the award will be announced during the NBA Awards show on June
26 at 8 pm CT on TNT.  The awards were voted on by the media and the break
down of the votes for the awards with be released after the Awards show.

MVP
James Harden (Hou)
Kawhi Leonard (SA)
Russell Westbrook (OKC)

Rookie of the Year
Malcolm Brogdon (Mil)
Joel Embiid (Phi)
Dario Saric (Phi)

Defensive Player of the Year
Rudy Gobert (Uta)
Draymond Green (GS)
Kawhi Leonard (SA)

6th Man
Eric Gordon (Hou)
Andre Iguodala (GS)
Louis Williams (Hou)

Most Improved Player
Giannis Antetokounmpo (Mil)
Rudy Gobert (Uta)
Nikola Jokic (Den)

Coach of the Year
Mike D'Antonio (Hou)
Gregg Popovich (SA)
Erik Spoelstra (Mia)


All-NBA Teams

(100 media members select, by position (2 guards, 2 forwards, 1 center),
a first team (worth 5 points), a second team (3 points), and a third team
(1 point))

First Team                         Total
  Pos Player                       Points  1st 2nd 3rd
   F   LeBron James (Cle) ......... 498     99   1   0
   F   Kawhi Leonard (SA) ......... 490     96   3   1
   G   James Harden (Hou) ......... 500    100   0   0
   G   Russell Westbrook (OKC) .... 498     99   1   0
   C   Anthony Davis (NO) ......... 343     45  34  16

Second Team                        Total
  Pos Player                       Points  1st 2nd 3rd
   F   G. Antetokounmpo (Mil) ..... 258      0   81  15
   F   Kevin Durant (GS) .......... 239      3   66  26
   G   Stephen Curry (GS) ......... 290      1   93   6
   G   Isaiah Thomas (Bos) ........ 236      0   71  23
   C   Rudy Gobert (Uta) .......... 339     43   38  10

Third Team                         Total
  Pos Player                       Points   1st 2nd 3rd
   F   Draymond Green (GS) ........ 134       4  21  51
   F   Jimmy Butler (Chi) ......... 102       0  19  45
   G   John Wall (Was) ............ 125       0  19  68
   G   DeMar DeRozan (Tor) ........  62       0   4  50
   C   DeAndre Jordan (LAC) .......  51       3   7  18

Others receiving votes             Total
       Player                      Points (1st team votes)
       Karl-Anthony Towns (Min) ...  50  (2)
       Chris Paul (LAC) ...........  49
       Marc Gasol (Mem) ...........  48  (2)
       DeMarcus Cousins (NO) ......  42  (2)
       Paul George (Ind) ..........  40
       Gordon Hayward (Uta) .......  27
       Hassan Whiteside (Mia) .....  18
       Kyrie Irving (Cle) .........  14
       Klay Thompson (GS) .........  14
       Nikola Jokic (Den) .........  12  (1)
       Damian Lillard (Por) .......  12
       Paul Millsap (Atl) .........   3
       LaMarcus Aldridge (SA) .....   1
       Blake Griffin (LAC) ........   1
       Al Horford (Bos) ...........   1




NBA Coaches Association Coach of the Year

Erik Spoelstra (Mia) and Mike D'Antoni (Hou)

Player of the Month

Month  Player               Team Record  Player's stats for month
Apl.   Chris Paul (LAC)         5-0      21.2 pts, 5 reb, 9.8 ast
Apl.   Paul George (Ind)        5-1      32.8 pts, 8.2 reb
Mar.   Damian Lillard (Por)    13-3      29.1 pts, 6 ast
Mar.   G. Antetokounmpo (Mil)  14-4      22.4 pts, 8.4 reb
Feb.   Russell Westbrook (OKC)  7-4      33.4 pts, 11 reb, 10 ast
Feb.   LeBron James (Cle)       9-1      25.9 pts, 7.2 reb, 10.6 ast
Jan.   Stephen Curry (GS)      12-2      27.8 pts, 6.9 ast
Jan.   Kevin Durant (GS)       12-2      27.4 pts, 7.1 43b, 2 blk
Jan.   Isaiah Thomas (Bos)     10-4      32.9 pts, 6.9 ast
Dec.   James Harden (Hou)      15-2      28.3 pts, 9.1 reb, 12 ast
Dec.   John Wall (Was)         10-5      24.3 pts, 10.7 ast
Nov.   Russell Westbrook (OKC) 12-8      31.2 pts, 10.5 reb, 11.3 ast [and Oct.]
Nov.   LeBron James (Cle)      13-3      23.5 pts, 8.1 reb, 9.3 ast  [and Oct.]
 


Rookie of the Month

Month  Player                Team Record  Player's stats for month
Apr.   Tyler Ulis (Pho)          2-4      20.7 pts, 6.8 ast
Apr.   Willy Hernangomez (NY)    2-4      12.5 pts, 8.5 reb
Mar.   Buddy Hield (Sac)         4-12     14.1 pts, 4.1 reb
Mar.   Dario Saric (Phi)         6-11     18.4 pts, 7 reb
Feb.   Yogi Ferrell (Dal)        6-5      12 pts, 4.7 ast
Feb.   Dario Saric (Phi)         4-8      17 pts, 7.9 reb
Jan.   Marquese Chriss (Pho)     5-9      8.3 pts, 3.6 reb
Jan.   Joel Embiid (Phi)         6-9      23.4 pts, 9 43b, 2.6 blk
Dec.   Buddy Hield (NO)          7-9      10.6 pts
Dec.   Joel Embiid (Phi)         4-10     10.8 pts, 6.8 reb
Nov.   Jamal Murray (Den)        7-11     10.4 pts  [and Oct.]
Nov.   Joel Embiid (Phi)         4-14     18.2 pts, 7.8 reb  [and Oct.]



Coach of the Month

Month  Coach               Team Record
Apr.   Doc Rivers (LAC)        5-0
Apr.   Nate McMillan (Ind)     5-1
Mar.   Terry Stotts (Por)     13-3
Mar.   Jason Kidd (Mil)       14-4
Feb.   Gregg Popovich (SA)     8-2
Feb.   Erik Spoelstra (Mia)    8-3
Jan.   Steve Kerr (GS)        12-2
Jan.   Scott Brooks (Was)     12-4
Dec.   Mike D'Antoni (Hou)    15-2
Dec.   Dwane Casey (Tor)      10-4
Nov.   Steve Kerr (GS)        16-2  [and Oct.]
Nov.   Tyronn Lue (Cle)       13-3  [and Oct.]




Player of the Week

Week                                    Team
Ending   Player                        Record  Player stats for week
Apr 9    Russell Westbrook (OKC)        3-1    32.5 pts, 12.5 reb, 10.3 ast
Apr 9    Paul George (Ind)              3-0    31.7 pts, 9 reb
Apr 2    Stephen Curry (GS)             4-0    31.8 pts, 5.5 reb, 7.8 ast
Apr 2    Jimmy Butler (Chi)             3-0    32.5 pts, 6 ast
Mar 26   James Harden (Hou)             3-0    33 pts, 6.3 reb, 13.3 ast
Mar 26   DeMar DeRozan (Tor)            3-0    33.3 pts, 5.3 reb, 5.7 ast
Mar 19   Damian Lillard (Por)           3-1    35.3 pts
Mar 19   Hassan Whiteside (Mia)         2-1    20 pts, 13.7 reb
Mar 12   Karl-Anthony Towns (Min)       2-1    29 pts, 12.3 reb
Mar 12   John Wall (Was)                4-0    29.8 pts, 11.3 ast
Mar 5    Kawhi Leonard (SA)             3-0    32 pts, 9 reb, 4 stl
Mar 5    Kemba Walker (Cha)             2-1    27.7 pts, 6.3 ast
[All-Star break]
Feb 12   Blake Griffin (LAC)            2-1    26 pts, 10.3 reb, 8 ast
Feb 12   LeBRon James (Cle)             3-1    25.5 pts, 5.8 reb, 11.3 ast
Feb 5    Stephen Curry (GS)             2-1    34.3 pts, 9.3 ast
Feb 5    Isaiah Thomas (Bos)            4-0    37.8 pts, 6.8 ast
Jan 29   DeMarcus Cousins (Sac)         3-1    27.8 pts, 14.5 reb, 6 ast
Jan 29   Dion Waiters (Mia)             4-0    23.3 pts, 5 ast
Jan 22   Kawhi Leonard (SA)             3-0    36.3 pts, 6 reb
Jan 22   Joel Embiid (Phi)              3-1    22 pts, 10.3 reb, 3.7 blk
Jan 16   Gordon Hayward (Uta)           3-0    23.7 pts, 6 reb
Jan 16   DeMar DeRozan (Tor)            3-0    30.7 pts, 7.3 reb
Jan 8    Stephen Curry (GS)             3-1    31.8 pts, 5.5 ast
Jan 8    Jimmy Butler (Chi)             3-0    38 pts, 9.3 reb, 6.3 ast
Jan 2    James Harden (Hou)             4-0    37.3 pts, 9.8 reb, 12.5 ast
Jan 2    John Wall (Was)                3-0    24.3 pts, 5.3 reb, 13 ast
Dec 26   Russell Westbrook  (OKC)       3-1    41 pts, 9.8 reb, 10 ast
Dec 26   Isaiah Thomas (Bos)            3-1    33.3 pts, 7.3 ast
Dec 18   James Harden (Hou)             4-0    27 pts, 9.8 reb, 12.8 ast
Dec 18   DeMar DeRozan (Tor)            3-1    31.5 pts
Dec 11   Marc Gasol (Mem)               4-0    27.3 pts, 10 reb, 5.3 ast
Dec 11   LeBron James (Cle)             4-0    32.5 pts, 7.8 reb, 8 ast
Dec 4    Russell Westbrook (OKC)        3-0    30 pts, 16 reb, 12.3 ast
Dec 4    Giannis Antetokounmpo (Mil)    3-0    24.3 pt, 10 rb, 6.3 ast, 3.7 stl
Nov 27   Kevin Durant (OKC)             4-0    24.8 pts, 8.3 reb, 6.3 ast
Nov 27   Kevin Love (Cle)               3-0    30.7 pts, 9.7 reb
Nov 20   Anthony Davis (NO)             3-1    33.7 pts, 13.7 reb, 3 blk
Nov 20   Jimmy Butler (Chi)             3-1    27.3 pts, 9.3 reb
Nov 13   James Harden (Hou)             2-1    27 pts, 9.7 reb, 14.3 ast
Nov 13   DeMar DeRozan (Tor)            3-0    34.7 pts
Nov 7    George Hill (Uta)              3-1    20.8 pts, 5.8 ast
Nov 7    LeBron James (Cle)             3-0    24.7 pts, 9.3 reb, 11.3 ast
Oct 30   Russell Westbrook (OKC)        3-0    38.7 pts, 12.3 reb, 11.7 ast
Oct 30   LeBron James (Cle)             3-0    21 pts, 8.3 reb, 10 ast

 

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