The NBA world is about to turn its attention to weeks of speculation, rumors and free-agency madness, but it took one more night to celebrate the 2016-17 campaign in New York City.
Rapper Drake hosted the first-ever NBA Awards Show on Monday, as the league handed out a number of its awards for the 2016-17 season.
Russell Westbrook capturing the first MVP of his career served as the highlight, while Malcolm Brogdon won Rookie of the Year, Eric Gordon won Sixth Man of the Year, Giannis Antetokounmpo won Most Improved Player, Mike D’Antoni won Coach of the Year and Draymond Green won Defensive Player of the Year.
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