Relive the best moments from the 2017 NBA Awards.
-- The first-ever NBA Awards
aired live on TNT from Basketball City in New York featuring the traditional season-ending awards plus six new categories, all determined exclusively by fan voting.
Below is a complete list of winners:
Kia NBA Most Valuable Player | Voting Totals
Russell Westbrook won the 2017 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award.
Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year | Voting Totals
Draymond Green's versatility helps win him the Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award.
Kia Most Improved Player | Voting Totals
Giannis Antetokounmpo's breakout season earns him the Kia Most Improved Player Award.
Eric Gordon takes home the 2016-17 Kia NBA Sixth Man Award.
Kia NBA Rookie of the Year | Voting Totals
Malcolm Brogdon wins the 2016-17 Kia NBA Rookie of the Year Award
Mike D'Antoni's high-octane offense powered him to the NBA Coach of the Year Award.
NBA Basketball Executive of the Year | Voting Totals
- [WINNER] Bob Myers, Golden State Warriors
Signing Kevin Durant last offseason helped Bob Myers win the NBA Basketball Executive of the Year Award.
- [WINNER] Kemba Walker, Charlotte Hornets
Kemba Walker earns the NBA Sportsmanship Award.
NBA Cares Community Assist Award
- [WINNER] Isaiah Thomas, Boston Celtics
Isaiah Thomas earns the NBA Cares Community Assist Award
Sager Strong Award
- [WINNER] Monty Williams, San Antonio Spurs
Monty Williams receives the first-ever Sager Strong Award.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Bill Russell expresses competitiveness and compassion while accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award.
- [WINNER] Golden State's Kevin Durant hits pull-up 3-pointer late in Game 3 of The Finals
- Boston's Isaiah Thomas scores career-high 53 points amidst personal tragedy
- Washington's John Wall with game-winning shot in East semifinals
Kevin Durant's clutch Game 3 wins Best Playoff Moment recognition.
- [WINNER] Golden State’s Klay Thompson scores 60 in three quarters vs. Indiana
- Phoenix’s Devin Booker 70-point game vs. Boston
- Houston’s James Harden nets 53-16-17 triple double vs. New York
- Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook with most points in a triple double, 57-13-11, vs. Orlando
Klay Thompson's 60-point performance wins Performance of the Year honors.
- [WINNER] Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook vs. Denver
- Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving vs. Golden State
- Phoenix’s Tyler Ulis vs. Boston
Russell Westbrook's dramatic finish earns the Game-Winner of the Year Award.
- [WINNER] Patrick Beverley, Houston Rockets
Patrick Beverley's all-out play earns him the Hustle Award.
- [WINNER] Oklahoma City’s Victor Oladipo vs. Atlanta
- Los Angeles Lakers’ Larry Nance, Jr. vs. Brooklyn
- Minnesota’s Zach LaVine vs. Phoenix
Victor Oladipo's poster wins the Dunk of the Year award.
- [WINNER] San Antonio’s Kawhi Leonard vs. Houston
- New York’s Kristaps Porzingis vs. Brooklyn
- Miami’s Hassan Whiteside vs. Toronto
Kawhi Leonard's denial of James Harden wins the Block of the Year award.
- [WINNER] Golden State’s Draymond Green to Stephen Curry to Kevin Durant
- Denver’s Nikola Jokic with no-look pass
- LA Clippers’ Chris Paul with wraparound pass
Warriors excellence produced the Assist of the Year.
Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award | Voting Totals
Dirk Nowitzki receives the Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award.
- [WINNER] Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook
- Cleveland’s Iman Shumpert
- Chicago’s Dwyane Wade
Russell Westbrook's choice of clothing won over the fans.
NBA All-Rookie Team
- Malcolm Brogdon, Milwaukee Bucks
- Dario Saric, Philadelphia 76ers
- Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers
- Buddy Hield, Sacramento Kings
- Willy Hernangomez, New York Knicks
- Official release
NBA All-Defensive Team
- Draymond Green, Golden State Warriors
- Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz
- Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio Spurs
- Chris Paul, LA Clippers
- Patrick Beverley, Houston Rockets
- Official release