Point guard, “Houston” James harden for the first time voted the most valuable player of the regular championship of NBA.
In the voting for MVP harden scored 965 points (86 first places out of 101). Behind the leader of the “Houston” were LeBron James (738), Anthony Davis (445), Damien Lillard (207) and Russell Westbrook (76).
Harden last season, played 72 games in average per game, 28-year-old basketball player has scored 30.4 points, 5,4 rebounds and 8.8 assists, while his team won the regular championship. On account of James 31st double-double and 4 triple-doubles.
The award for the best player in the protection got center of Utah Rudy Gobert. The Frenchman in season 2017-2018 average per night were scored 13.5 points and 10.7 rebounds and 2.3 blocked shots, and his team reached the playoffs and gave battle to the Houston in the conference semifinals.
Best sixth player for the second time in his career he became the defender of the “clippers” Lou Williams. Last season, the 31-year-old sniper average per game, gave out a record in the career of 22.6 points and 5.3 assists.
Among the newcomers award went to point guard, “Philadelphia” Ben Simmons. The Aussie due to the injury debuted in the NBA a year after selection in the draft that did not prevent him from immediately becoming one of the stars of the Eastern conference. Per game Simmons last season he scored 15.8 points, 8.1 rebounds and 8.2 assists.
The most progressive player of the season was almost unanimously recognized as the defender of “Indiana” Victor Oladipo, who after an exchange of “Oklahoma” quickly became the new leader of the “Pacers” and also debuted on the all-star game and almost knocked LeBron James out of the playoffs. Oladipo last season, picked up his personal statistics to 23.1 points and 5.2 rebounds and 4.3 transmission.The best coach of the season by a small margin from Quinn Snyder (Utah) and brad Stevens (Boston) was coach Toronto Dwayne Casey that Canadians for the first time won the Eastern conference. It is ironic that at the time of the ceremony, Casey was already fired from “Toronto” for the disastrous performance in the playoffs.