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Home - NBA Award Predictions 2016-2017

  NBA Award Predictions 2016-2017

NBA or National Basketball Association is men’s professional basketball league which is starts from last week of October. There are 30 teams coming from 5 divisions of the two conferences i.e. eastern and western. After the league gets over,   it is time for celebrations and awards distributions. The awards are distributed among the basketball players with respect to certain criteria.

People of USA wait for this great, moment that when are their favorite players going to get an award for their outstanding performance throughout the season. The results will be declared anytime from now till mid April. People have started predicting results after the matches have ended. People are excited to know the final results for each of the awards. If you have a good prediction skill then you can monetize them too with betting on Casino games; well just for fun.

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Some important NBA Awards

Rookie of the Year: This award is for best performance shown by a new comer during his first year of basketball league. This award might be given to LSU’s forward Ben Simmons or to Dario Saric of Philadelphia 76ers or Malcolm Brogdon of Milwaukee Bucks. Last year Karl-Anthony Towns backed the best rookie of the year.

Most Improved Player: This award is for player who has got the highest point in the whole season and has also improved a lot during the whole season. Last year it was backed by C. J. McCollum who is a guard in Portland Trail Blazers. This year some players nominated for this award are Isaiah Thomas of Boston Celtics, Rudy Gobert of Utah Jazz, kawhi Leonard of San Antonio Spurs and Otto Porter Jr. of Washington Wizards.

Sixth Man of the Year: This award is for the best substitution player of the league throughout the season. Last year this award was given to Jamal Crawford, a guard in Los Angeles Clippers. This year the nominated players are Lou Williams of Houston Rocket, Wilson Chandler of Denver Nuggets, Zach Randolph of Memphis Grizzlies, Knes Kanter of Oklahoma City Thunder and  Tobias Harris of Detroit Pistons.

Defensive Player of the Year:  This award is given to the best defensive player throughout the season. Last it the winner of this award was Kawhi Leonard, a forward from San Antonio Spurs. According to prediction this year, the players who can get this awards are Rudy Gobert of Utah Jazz, Anthony Davis of New Orleans Pelicans, Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio Spurs and Paul Millsap of Atlanta Hawks.

Executive of the Year: This award is given to the best general manager during the league. Last year R. C. Buford of San Antonio Spurs backed the executive of the year award. This year Daryl Morey of Philadelphia 76ers, Bob Myers of Golden State Warriors, Masai Ujiri of Toronto Raptors and Donnie Nelson of Dallas Mavericks are fighting for this award.

Coach of the Year: This award is for the best coach during the league. One prominent coach for this award is Mike D’Antoni of Houston Rockets. Some more nominees are Scott Brooks of Washington Wizards and Gregg Popvich of San Antonio Spurs.

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