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Lou Williams named finalist for NBA Sixth Man Award

3 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

Williams was named as one of the three finalist for the award that will be announced June 25.
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Missing the cut: Honorable mentions for each NBA award

Missing the cut: Honorable mentions for each NBA award

3 days ago   |   By TheScore

The finalists for each of the NBA's major year-end awards were announced on Wednesday night, and it's hard to argue with who was given consideration. But, there are other names who at least belong in the conversation for the 2017-18 hardware, even though they were left out in the cold with the nominations. Here are some honorable mentions for each of the awards who just missed the cut. Coach of the Year : Brett Brown, Philadelphia 76ers It's amazing what a few healthy bodies and some veteran leadership can do for a struggling organization with a not-so-stellar reputation. Brown endured...
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NBA has announced finalists for their individual regular season awards

NBA has announced finalists for their individual regular season awards

3 days ago   |   By FanSided

The finalists for the NBA Awards have been released. The winners will be announced at the NBA's Award Show on June 25. The NBA Awards Show is coming up fast, and the league has been gracious enough to release the finalists for the most coveted honors of the 2017-18 NBA season. Most of the finalists won't...
NBA has announced finalists for their individual regular season awards - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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See highlights of 2018 NBA MVP finalists

See highlights of 2018 NBA MVP finalists

3 days ago   |   By USA Today

The 2018 MVP will be announced on June 15 - who do you think deserves it?
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2017-18 NBA Awards finalists: James Harden eyes MVP; Ben Simmons has stiff competition for Rookie of the Year

3 days ago   |   By CBSSports

There are three finalists for every award, which will be announced on June 25
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Jazz's Mitchell, Gobert, Snyder all finalists for NBA awards

Jazz's Mitchell, Gobert, Snyder all finalists for NBA awards

3 days ago   |   By KSL

Utah Jazz rookie guard Donovan Mitchell, center Rudy Gobert, and head coach Quin Snyder were all named as finalists for NBA awards on Wednesday.
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Cheveldayoff, McPhee, Yzerman named finalists for GM of Year

3 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

The finalists for the NHL's GM of the Year Award were announced Wednesday evening, and the results aren't too surprising.
Vegas Golden Knights ‘ George McPhee, Winnipeg Jets ‘ Kevin Cheveldayoff and Tampa Bay Lightning ‘s Steve Yzerman were all named finalists for the award, determined by their peers as well as a small group of NHL executives and media members.
These three made huge impacts to their teams. The finalists for the GM of the Year Award are Kevin Cheveldayoff, George McPhee and Steve Yzerman.
Find out your winner in Vegas! AwardWorthy NHLAwards pic.twitter.com/uoY8wwUTpE
- NHL...
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NBA announces awards finalists

3 days ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

James Harden up for Most Valuable Player, Joel Embiid for Defensive Player of the Year
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2018 NBA award finalists: Ex-Raptors coach Dwane Casey candidate for Coach of the Year

2018 NBA award finalists: Ex-Raptors coach Dwane Casey candidate for Coach of the Year

3 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The finalists for some of NBA's critical awards were announced Wednesday, with a few surprises making the cut.
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Gobert, Davis, Embiid named Defensive Player of the Year finalists

3 days ago   |   By TheScore

Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz , Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans , and Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers were named the finalists for the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award on Wednesday. Gobert could be the favorite to take home his first Defensive Player of the Year trophy despite missing 26 games due to a knee injury. His impact on the Utah Jazz was absolute; they went 30-8 with a 97.5 defensive rating after his return. Davis and Embiid were also integral to their teams' top-15 defenses, with Davis leading the league in rebounding and ranking third in blocks. The winners...
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NBA award finalists revealed: James Harden, LeBron James, Anthony Davis headline MVP list

NBA award finalists revealed: James Harden, LeBron James, Anthony Davis headline MVP list

3 days ago   |   By USA Today

The finalists for the NBA's 2017-18 regular-season awards - including MVP, Rookie of the Year and Coach of the Year - were revealed Wednesday.
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Cheveldayoff, McPhee, Yzerman are 2018 GM of the Year finalists

3 days ago   |   By ProHockeyTalk

The award will be handed out on June 20.
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Former Raptors coach Dwane Casey named a finalist for Coach of the Year

3 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Recently fired Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey has been named as one of three finalists for the NBA's Coach of the Year, the league announced Wednesday.
The three finalists for NBA Coach of the Year... Dwane Casey, Quin Snyder and Brad Stevens!
The 2018 NBAAwards air 6/25 NBAonTNT! pic.twitter.com/48hch3A9YO
- NBA May 17, 2018
More to come.
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Casey, Stevens, Snyder finalists for NBA Coach of the Year

3 days ago   |   By TheScore

Dwane Casey , Brad Stevens , and Quin Snyder were announced as the three finalists for this year's NBA Coach of the Year award on Wednesday. The winner will be revealed on June 25 at the NBA Awards show in Los Angeles. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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Finalists For NBA Awards Announced

3 days ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

The top three finalists for each of this year's NBA awards are being released on tonight's TNT pre-game show. The trophies will be presented June 25 at the league's official awards show.
Here's an ongoing list that we will update as the candidates are announced, along with links to our staff's picks for each honor:
Rookie of the Year
Donovan Mitchell
Ben Simmons
Jayson Tatum
Hoops Rumors Analysis: ROY
Most Improved Player
Victor Oladipo
Clint Capela
Spencer Dinwiddie
Hoops Rumors Analysis: MIP
Sixth Man of the Year
Eric Gordon
Lou Williams
Fred VanVleet
Hoops Rumors Analysis: Sixth Man
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LeBron James carves up Celtics in Game 3 with passes 'only one person' would...

LeBron James carves up Celtics in Game 3 with passes 'only one person' would even try

LeBron James unleashed the Cavaliers' full potential in Game 3, racking up 12 assists that spread the floor and opened up the game. Read more ...

How the Rockets forced the Warriors out of their offensive comfort zone this...

How the Rockets forced the Warriors out of their offensive comfort zone this conference finals

The Warriors' offense has actually resembled the Rockets' style more than their own throughout the first two games of the Western Conference finals. Read more ...

Cavaliers rebound at home in Game 3 of NBA Eastern final

Cavaliers rebound at home in Game 3 of NBA Eastern final

LeBron James double-double leads Cleveland to blowout victory over Celtics, narrowing Boston's lead in the Eastern Conference final to two games to one, with Game 4 Monday at... Read more ...

LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern... Read more ...

Basketball great Bill Russell hospitalized briefly

Basketball great Bill Russell hospitalized briefly

SEATTLE NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell has been released from a Seattle hospital after an overnight stay for an unknown condition. Read more ...

Celtics' Terry Rozier on Cavaliers' rout in Game 3: 'We needed to get our...

Celtics' Terry Rozier on Cavaliers' rout in Game 3: 'We needed to get our butts whooped'

Boston came crashing back down to Earth in Game 3 of the East finals, but Terry Rozier thinks a 30-point blowout is just what the Celtics needed. Read more ...

Celtics stunned by Cavaliers' discipline in Game 3 and are considering...

Celtics stunned by Cavaliers' discipline in Game 3 and are considering lineup changes

The Cavaliers were the more disciplined, grittier team in Game 3. And it shocked the Celtics, to the point where Brad Stevens is talking about changing up his player rotation... Read more ...

LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals. Read more ...

Luka Doncic Wins EuroLeague MVP 🏆

Luka Doncic Wins EuroLeague MVP 🏆

At just 19 years old, guard/forward Luka Doncic has been named MVP of the EuroLeague. Doncic, the potential No. 1 overall pick in the upcoming NBA draft, averaged 16.1 points... Read more ...

Celtics coach Brad Stevens' nephew chooses Boston loyalty over Cavs extra credit

Celtics coach Brad Stevens' nephew chooses Boston loyalty over Cavs extra credit

Brad Stevens' nephew chose Celtic green over loyalty to his hometown Cavaliers. Read more ...