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Lou Williams named finalist for NBA Sixth Man Award

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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

4 monthes 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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Sixers pin title hopes on young Elton Brand, latest player turned front...

Sixers pin title hopes on young Elton Brand, latest player turned front office executive

Former NBA player takes over as general manager in Philadelphia, replacing fired Bryan Colangelo. Read more ...

Silent Raptor Kawhi Leonard happy, healthy ahead of camp, says GM

Silent Raptor Kawhi Leonard happy, healthy ahead of camp, says GM

Kawhi Leonard is happy and healthy, says Raptors president Masai Ujiri. Acquired in an off-season trade, Leonard has yet to address the Toronto media, with the Raptors set to... Read more ...

Les pépins continuent pour Dion Waiters, toujours convalescent

Les pépins continuent pour Dion Waiters, toujours convalescent

Toujours blessé à la cheville, Dion Waiters ne devrait pas être remis à temps pour le coup d'envoi de la saison du Miami Heat. Read more ...

76ers coach Brown says team will hire a GM before season

76ers coach Brown says team will hire a GM before season

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown says the team will hire a general manager before the start of the season Read more ...

Surprise, les Sixers nomment Elton Brand GM

Surprise, les Sixers nomment Elton Brand GM

Après Vlade Divac et Danny Ainge, la NBA compte un troisième ancien All-Star au poste de General Manager : le novice Elton Brand. Read more ...

76ers coach Brown has faith Fultz, Simmons can hit 3s

76ers coach Brown has faith Fultz, Simmons can hit 3s

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown says Markelle Fultz has worked hard at improving his jumper after a head-scratching rookie season Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Knicks guard Courtney Lee wants to be moved to a contender

NBA trade rumors: Knicks guard Courtney Lee wants to be moved to a contender

Lee averaged 12 points and 2.9 rebounds in 76 games for the Knicks last season. Read more ...

Calhoun officially named head coach at DIII St. Joseph

Calhoun officially named head coach at DIII St. Joseph

Jim Calhoun has officially been named the head basketball coach at Division III Saint Joseph University in Connecticut Read more ...

Michael Jordan donating $2 million to Hurricane Florence relief and recovery...

Michael Jordan donating $2 million to Hurricane Florence relief and recovery efforts

The NBA legend who spent most of his childhood in Wilmington, North Carolina, and starred at UNC before turning pro is donating $2 million. Read more ...

Kevin Love Fund launches, as Cavaliers All-Star continues initiative...

Kevin Love Fund launches, as Cavaliers All-Star continues initiative focusing on mental health wellness

"Today I'm starting the Kevin Love Fund," Love announced on The Today Show. "Which is going to empower people to really work on their physical, but also their mental well-being... Read more ...