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Giannis third-youngest to win MVP in 40 years

The "Greek Freak" averaged 27.7 points, 12.5 rebounds and 5.9 assists per game this season.

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Every winner, best moments from the 2019 NBA Awards Show

Giannis Antetokounmpo captured his first MVP, Luka Doncic was named top rookie and Lou Williams won his third Sixth Man award. Who else took home the hardware?

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Giannis thanks family for MVP win


Doncic takes home Rookie of the Year

Luka Doncic wins Rookie of the Year, becoming the second Maverick in NBA history joining Jason Kidd in the 94-95 season.


Budenholzer gets emotional talking about his family

Mike Budenholzer wins coach of the year and sheds a few tears when talking about his children.


Gobert shouts out teammates after DPOY win

Rudy Gobert credits his teammates for taking home the defensive player of the year award saying he can't do it without him.


Siakam wins Most Improved Player

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam shouts out his teammates and kids from Africa after taking home the Most Improved Player award.


Williams can never have enough Sixth Man Awards

Lou Williams takes home the award for best Sixth Man in the NBA, and addresses the crowd to say winning the honor three times isn't enough.


Who gets Kawhi?

How the Clippers can make their anti-pitch to Kawhi Leonard

The Clippers can't really sell the superstar free agent on accomplishments or specifics. Here's what they can do instead.

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The Kawhi pitch: Toronto's best case to keep its superstar free agent

This is the pitch Toronto can make to Kawhi Leonard with confidence in the offseason.


NBA trade grades: Who wins the Hawks-Blazers deal?

What will Evan Turner and Kent Bazemore bring their new teams? Kevin Pelton grades the move.

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NBA trade tracker: Grades and details for every deal

Which players and picks are on the move? We have a rundown of the latest deals.


Could KD, Kyrie save 'Gotham City,' sign with Knicks or Nets?


Free Agency

Top NBA free agents? Our rankings and potential team fits

Which players should teams with salary-cap space pursue? Kevin Pelton ranks the best free agents in this year's group.

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How the NBA draft sets up a league-altering free agency

Here are eight big free-agency questions and storylines to monitor closely.

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