Nikola Jokic named NBA MVP
Jokic with 91/100 first place votes to finish with 971 and the MVP award. Embiid with 586, Curry 453 completed the podium.
First Nugget to win MVP. First MVP picked lower than top 15 (picked at 41, second round). First centre since Shaq in 1999/00.
List by points/votes:
Rose (got a first place through fan vote)
Simmons (one fourth place vote)
Jokic averaged 26 PPG, 11 RPG and 8 APG. PER of 31.4 ranked 1st in the league. Denver finished third in the West.