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Lebron james sixth nba season with the cleveland cavaliers resulted in his first most valuable player award.
Lebron james mvp seasons stats. Russell and james are the only players to have won the award four times in five seasons. Kingjames king james lbj chosen one bron bron the little emperor the akron hammer l train position. The most valuable player of the regular season is selected by a panel of pro basketball writters and broadcasters since 1981.
Lebron james season stats. 23 9 ppg 7 9 rpg 7 5 apg 47 7 fg 71 7 ft 23 3 per imagine a world where james didn t figure in the mvp conversation. Under james s leadership the cavaliers qualified for the playoffs for the first time since 1998.
Data provided by elias sports. Here is a capsule look at the numbers. At 36 years old he is the only one aside from jokic on this list to play in every game this season.
Lebron james joel embiid and nikola jokic setting the tone early. 2020 21 nba mvp ladder. The mvp winner receives the maurice podoloff trophy which is named that way after the first commissioner of the nba.
In his 18th nba season james continues to post mvp caliber numbers with per game averages of 25 2 points 7 9 rebounds 7 4 assists and a career high 2 7 treys. Behind final season averages of 31 4 points 7 rebounds and 6 6 assists per game he also finished second in overall nba most valuable player award voting to steve nash. From 1956 to 1980 the winner was selected by the nba players.
December 30 1984 in akron ohio us. Right 6 9 250lb 206cm 113kg. Played 81 games a career high previous.
Both bill russell and michael jordan won the award five times while wilt chamberlain and lebron james won the award four times. From lebron james joel embiid and nikola jokic to luka doncic paul george and damian lillard here are the players who have put themselves on notice. Power forward and point guard and small forward and shooting guard shoots.
The top six of the first kia race to the mvp ladder of the season is a perfect illustration of the mvp tug of war between new and old. At the 2006 all star game james led the east to victory with 29 points and was named the nba all star game most valuable player. The season is still young but it s never too early to check in on the mvp race.