Yesterday evening was the awards ceremony NBA, Giannis Antetokounmpo has inscribed his name to the most prestigious of all individual awards.
We were waiting for the duel between Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden for the trophy of MVP. It is finally the Greek who won the bet to win his first trophy. The Greek Freak finished his sixth season in the NBA with 27.7 points (57.8%), 12.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists, 1.3 interception and 1.5 block average. In a speech very strong, Antetokounmpo is back on its course. It has cracked at the time to evoke the confidence of his franchise for him, while he was only 18 years old ; and to speak of his father, who died two years ago.
Rudy Gobert now has a second trophy Defender of the Year following. The pivot has offered the best season of his career on the individual plan with 15.9 points (66.9%), 12.9 rebounds, 2 assists and 2.3 blocks average. Here is the list of winners from the evening :
NBA Most Valuable Player : Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks
NBA Rookie of the Year : Dončić, Dallas Mavericks
NBA Sixth Man Award : Lou Williams, THE Clippers
NBA Defensive Player of the Year : Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz
NBA Most Improved Player : Pascal Siakam, Toronto Raptors
NBA Coach of the Year : Mike Budenholzer, Milwaukee Bucks
NBA Cares Community Assist Award : Bradley Beal, Washington Wizards
Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award : Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies
NBA Sportsmanship Award : Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies
Lifetime Achievement Award : Larry Bird and Magic Johnson
Sager Strong Award : Robin Roberts
NBA Hustle Award : Marcus Smart
NBA Basketball Executive of the Year : Jon Horst Milwaukee Bucks