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Brogdon takes home ROY award (0:53)

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Giannis Antetokounmpo wins the Most Improved Player award. The Greek Freak was the fifth player to lead his team in points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals since blocks and steals became official stats in 1973-74.

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Malcolm Brogdon is the first player to win Rookie of the Year despite not winning any Rookie of the Month awards (the award started in 1981-82). Eight different rookies won Rookie of the Month this year.

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Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon is the 1st player who wasn't a first-round pick to win NBA Rookie of the Year in the common draft era (since 1966) (via Elias Sports Bureau).

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Malcolm Brogdon gave Jason Kidd a ton of credit for helping him win Rookie of the Year, adding that he didn't know how much the Bucks coach would play him this season.

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Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon is the first Rookie of the Year who wasn't drafted in the first round since 1966.

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Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon wins Rookie of the Year over the likes of Philadelphia's Joel Embiid and Dario Saric. "This is a testament to guy's who are overlooked, guys who are second-round picks," Brogdon said. "... A lot of times you are not going to fit in, a lot of times you are going to have to skip those parties to get to where you want to be."

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D'Antoni, Bucks duo, Draymond receive honors

The Bucks and Rockets each had a big night at the NBA awards show Monday. Milwaukee duo Malcolm Brogdon (Rookie of the Year) and Giannis Antetokounmpo (Most Improved Player) were honored, while Houston's Mike D'Antoni took home the top coach award.


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Homer and Gabe pick their top five athletes, coaches, or stories of the week, presented by the KFC $5 Fill-Up.

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Philadelphia's Joel Embiid and Dario Saric, Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon, Sacramento's Buddy Hield and New York's Willy Hernangomez are first-team All-Rookie. Saric and Brogdon were unanimous first-team.

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Sunday's longest home runs

A pair of Astros sluggers hit two of the five longest home runs on Sunday, but Cardinals LF Randal Grichuk led the way. Meanwhile, Travis Shaw's 429-foot homer is his 15th of the season, just one short of his career high in 145 games last season.

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Rodgers wins on 'Pyramid' with Bradshaw clue

Terry Bradshaw. Old people. And ... Terry Bradshaw. That's all Packers QB Aaron Rodgers needed to come up with for "People That Are Bald" to win his teammate $100,000 on ABC's "The $100,000 Pyramid" in an episode that aired Sunday night.

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Brewers send down Bandy, Brinson

The Milwaukee Brewers optioned C Jett Bandy and OF Lewis Brinson to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Sunday. Brinson was slashing just .100/.206/.167 with no RBIs and 13 strikeouts across 34 plate appearances this season. Bandy was 2-for-38 with 17 strikeouts in June.