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NBA Awards 2018: See the complete list of winners

The second annual NBA Awards were handed out Monday night, and the winners received their trophies at a ceremony hosted by Anthony Anderson.


Brittany King


It was a night full of big wins as the NBA's biggest stars came together under one roof at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., to celebrate the best of the best in the league.

 

Though Houston Rockets star James Harden took home to coveted MVP award, his competition LeBron James didn't walk away emptyhanded. The Cleveland Cavaliers star won both the assist and clutch shot of the year and was also awarded the play of the year by the fans for his game-winning three-pointer against the Minnesota Timberwolves. 

 

See the complete list of winners below:

Most Valuable Player: James Harden, Rockets

Rookie of the Year: Ben Simmons, 76ers

Most Improved Player: Victor Oladipo, Pacers

Defensive Player of the Year: Rudy Gobert, Jazz

Sixth Man of the Year: Lou Williams, Clippers

Coach of the Year: Dwane Casey, Raptors

Sixth man of the year to the MVP. Shout out to all the young ones, they got a dream. It's a vision out there. Go take it, go chase that dream.

Winners Continued: 

NBA Cares Community Assist Award: Kevin Durant, Warriors

Teammate of the Year Award: Jamal Crawford, Timberwolves

Hustle Award: Amir Johnson, 76ers

Assist of the Year: LeBron James, Cavaliers

Block of the Year: Anthony Davis, Pelicans

Clutch Shot of the Year: LeBron James, Cavaliers

Dunk of the Year: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks

Handle of the Year: Kyrie Irving, Celtics

Play of the Year: LeBron James, Cavaliers

NBA Live Cover Boy: Joel Embiid, 76ers

Sager Strong Award: Dikembe Mutombo

Sportsmanship Award: Kemba Walker, Hornets 

Style Award: Russell Westbrook, Thunder

 

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