In 2017 18 he finished 227 points behind james harden. He led the lakers to the top seed in the western conference this season after his 2018 19 season was upended because of injuries.
If you thought this vote was going to be close based on lebron james run before the league s stoppage think twice.
Lebron james on mvp vote. Per our poll giannis antetokounmpo will be the near consensus mvp after. That puts him ahead of michael jordan on the career mvp voting shares leaderboard. He told the media on thursday night with a straight face that the 2020 mvp race in which he only got 16 first place votes didn t.
If lebron james really is the king why would he allow his minions to get under. It was james closest second place finish with 209 mvp voting points separating him and antetokounmpo. Of the 101 votes from select media members antetokounmpo got 85 first place votes lebron 16.
Lebron received 753 voting points. A unanimous mvp would ve received 1 010 voting points. Lake buena vista fla.
Lebron james complaining about mvp votes is not very king like originally appeared on nbc sports northwest. It was a bold move the kind that lebron james is famous for. Los angeles lakers star lebron james said friday night he was pissed off to learn that he only received 16 first place votes for the 2019 20 nba mvp award that.
Lebron vented about it on twitter. Lebron james on kia mvp voting i would point out that in this strangest of nba seasons with shutdown for the coronavirus pandemic and the restart here in the bubble and the fact that we re seeing. It was announced friday that giannis antetokounmpo won his second consecutive mvp award with lebron second.
On friday afternoon it was revealed that giannis antetokounmpo had won the mvp award in a landslide after he received 85 first place votes out of 101. James is a four time mvp winner. Lebron james doesn t seem pleased with the nba mvp voting system.
In 2005 06 he ended up 236 points. Like for example only getting 16 first place votes for mvp. So with 75 of that total lebron gets 75 mvp voting shares.
He managed to finish the prolonged.