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NBA Awards 2017 Finalists

The NBA Awards will air on TNT on Monday, June 26 at 9 p.m. ET

May 19, 2017 8:06 PM ET

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The first-ever NBA Awards on TNT – airing Monday, June 26 (9 p.m. ET), live from Basketball City in New York will feature the traditional season-ending awards along with six new categories to be presented during this year’s inaugural show, all determined exclusively by fan voting across NBA.com, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

> Featured awards:

> New NBA fan-voted awards:

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> Finalists for the featured awards:

Kia NBA Most Valuable Player


NBA Coach of the Year


Kia NBA Rookie of the Year


Kia Most Improved Player


NBA Basketball Executive of the Year

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.


Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year


Kia NBA Sixth Man Award


NBA Sportsmanship Award

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.


Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.


NBA All-Rookie Team

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.


NBA All-Defensive Team

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.


NBA Cares Community Assist Award

  • The nominees have not been announced yet.

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> Finalists for the fan-voted categories:

#DunkOfTheYear

  • Los Angeles Lakers’ Larry Nance, Jr. vs. Brooklyn
  • Minnesota’s Zach LaVine vs. Phoenix
  • Oklahoma City’s Victor Oladipo vs. Atlanta
     

#BestStyle

  • Cleveland’s Iman Shumpert
  • Chicago’s Dwyane Wade
  • Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook
     

#BlockOfTheYear

  • San Antonio’s Kawhi Leonard vs. Houston
  • New York’s Kristaps Porzingis vs. Brooklyn
  • Miami’s Hassan Whiteside vs. Toronto
     

#GameWinnerOfTheYear

  • Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving vs. Golden State
  • Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook vs. Denver
  • Phoenix’s TylerUlis vs. Boston
     

#PerformanceOfTheYear

  • Phoenix’s Devin Booker 70-point game vs. Boston
  • Houston’s James Harden nets 53-16-17 triple double vs. New York
  • Golden State’s KlayThompson scores 60 in three quarters vs. Indiana
  • Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook with most points in a triple double, 57-13-11, vs. Orlando
     

#AssistOfTheYear

  • Golden State’s Draymond Green to StephenCurry to Kevin Durant
  • Denver’s Nikola Jokic with no-look pass
  • LA Clippers’ Chris Paul with wraparound pas
     

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