Move over Espy’s, the NBA Awards are coming!
This year NBA season is already off to a great start with players like Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook taking off with MVP type numbers. And in honor of such great players, the league is set to host it’s first award show.
According to a press release, the league will recognize it’s players, teams, coaches and executives for achievements in the 2016-17 season.
The most known awards that will be handed out are NBA MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Sixth Man Award, Most Improved Player, Coach of the Year will still in tact. There will be other awards announced as well.
The first-ever #NBA Awards Show will take place 6/26/2017 in NYC on TNT.
Star-studded event to feature Kia Performance Award announcements!
— NBA (@NBA) November 1, 2016