2022-23 NBA Awards

Last Modified May 15, 2023 08:01 GMT

The NBA gives out several annual awards to recognize the achievements of players, coaches, and executives during the regular season. Here are some of the major NBA awards:


AwardRecipient
KIA Most Valuable Player (MVP)Joel Embiid
KIA Rookie of the Year (ROY) Paolo Banchero
KIA Defensive Player of the Year (DPOY)Jaren Jackson Jr.
KIA Sixth Man of the Year (SMOY)Malcolm Brogdon
KIA Most Improved Player (MIP)Lauri Markkanen
Coach of the Year (COTY)Mike Brown
Executive of the Year (EOY)Monte McNair
KIA Clutch Player of the Year (CPOY)De’Aaron Fox
Hustle AwardMarcus Smart
Teammate of the Year (TOY)Jrue Holiday


NBA Fan Favorites for the 2022-23 Season


BLOCK OF THE YEARASSIST OF THE YEARDUNK OF THE YEAR
Giannis Antetekoumpo
Luka Doncic
Aaron Gordon


HANDLE OF THE YEARPHOTO OF THE YEARSTYLE OF THE YEAR
Kevin Durant
Russell Westbrook
LeBron James


All-NBA First Team for the 2022-23 Season


PlayerTeam(s)
Giannis Antetekumpo
Milwaukee Bucks
Luka Doncic
Dallas Mavericks
Joel Embiid
Philadelphia 76ers
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
Oklahoma City Thunder
Jayson Tatum
Boston Celtics



All-NBA Second Team for 2022-23 season


PlayerTeam(s)
Stephen CurryGolden State Warriors
Jimmy ButlerMiami Heat
Nikola JokicDenver Nuggets
Donovan MitchellCleveland Cavaliers
Jaylen BrownBoston Celtics


All-NBA Third Team for 2022-23 season


PlayerTeam(s)
LeBron JamesLos Angeles Lakers
Damian LillardPortland Trail Blazers
Julius RandleNew York Knicks
Domantas SabonisSacramento Kings
De’Aaron FoxSacramento Kings


All-Defensive First Team for 2022-23 season


PlayerTeam(s)
Brook Lopez
Milwaukee Bucks
Jrue Holiday
Milwaukee Bucks
Alex Caruso
Chicago Bulls
Jaren Jackson Jr.
Memphis Grizzlies
Evan Mobley
Cleveland Cavaliers


All-Defensive Second Team for 2022-23 season


PlayerTeam(s)
Draymond GreenGolden State Warriors
Derrick WhiteBoston Celtics
Dillon BrooksMemphis Grizzlies
O.G. AnunobyToronto Raptors
Bam AdebayoMiami Heat



All-Rookie First Team for 2022-23 season


PlayerTeam(s)
Paolo Banchero
Orlando Magic
Walker Kessler
Utah Jazz
Bennedict Mathurin
Indiana Pacers
Keegan Murray
Sacramento Kings
Jalen Williams
Oklahoma City Thunder



All-Rookie Second Team for 2022-23 season



PlayerTeam(s)
Jalen DurenDetroit Pistons
Tari EasonHouston Rockets
Jaden IveyDetroit Pistons
Jabari Smith Jr.Houston Rockets
Jeremy SochanSan Antonio Spurs



FAQs

A. The Sixers Center won the NBA MVP award for the 2022-23 season.
A. The LA Clippers player, Russell Westbrook won the NBA Photo of the Year 2023.
A. The basketball player who won 4 MVPs in 5 years is Wilt Chamberlain. He won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award four times in five seasons between 1959-60 and 1963-64.

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