Miller, Davis Named Players of the Week
Posted Apr 4 2005 7:05PM
Players of the Week: March 28-April 3
NEW YORK, April 4 – Indiana Pacers’ Reggie Miller and Golden State’s Baron Davis today were named the Eastern Conference and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 28 through Sunday, April 3.
Davis led the Warriors to a 4-0 week, averaging 22.3 points on 47.1% shooting, 10.3 assists, 5.3 rebounds and 1.75 steals in wins over New York, Milwaukee, Utah and Seattle. After going 16-38 during the first half of the season, Golden State has a 12-7 record since Davis’ arrival on February 24, including 8-2 in his 10 starts. On March 30 at Milwaukee, Davis tallied 25 points and 15 assists, marking the Warriors first 25-point/15-assist game since Tim Hardaway in March, 1995.
Here is a closer look at the week for Miller and Davis:
Reggie Miller, Indiana Pacers
Baron Davis, Golden State Warriors
Other nominees for Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week were Charlotte’s Emeka Okafor, Cleveland’s LeBron James, Denver’s Andre Miller, Detroit’s Richard Hamilton, Miami’s Shaquille O’Neal and Dwyane Wade, Minnesota’s Kevin Garnett, New Jersey’s Vince Carter, Phoenix’s Shawn Marion and Steve Nash and Washington’s Gilbert Arenas.