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WATCH: Antetokounmpo sheds tears as he wins NBA MVP

Jun 25, 2019 - 1:11 PM

Giannis Antetokounmpo pays tribute to the people who believed in him as he becomes the first Greek player to clinch the coveted award

NEW MVP. Giannis Antetokounmpo dethrones James Harden for the NBA MVP award. Photo from Milwaukee Bucks' Twitter account (@Bucks)

Giannis, Harden, George named NBA MVP finalists

May 18, 2019 - 9:46 AM

Bucks hotshot Giannis Antetokounmpo has been tipped as favorite to win the top individual plum

LOOK: James Harden completes OKC Thunder Big 3 MVP circle

Jun 26, 2018 - 3:15 PM

The Houston Rockets star earns his first career MVP award in 2018

TRIUMVIRATE. These 3 NBA MVPs (from left to right) Russell Westbrook, James Harden and Kevin Durant were all once with OKC Thunder together. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/AFP (Westbrook), Stephen Dunn/AFP (Harden) Harry How/AFP (Durant)

Derrick Rose signs up with Minnesota Timberwolves

Mar 09, 2018 - 12:09 PM

The 29-year-old former Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks player arrives at Minnesota after an unsuccessful stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers this season

[OPINION] NBA MVP Race: James or James? LeBron and Harden go neck-and-neck

Dec 13, 2017 - 9:56 PM

Who is gonna take home the NBA MVP award?

NBA MVP. Which 'James' is going to take home the NBA MVP award next year? Harden photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images/AFP and James photo by Elsa/Getty Images North America/AFP

Why the first-ever NBA Awards Show should be the last

Jun 27, 2017 - 10:18 PM

Hopefully the league will do what’s best for its fans – not its business – next year

WATCH: Westbrook in tears during emotional MVP speech

Jun 27, 2017 - 3:24 PM

After a historic season Russell Westbrook takes the time to thank everyone who has been part of his MVP journey

LeBron James snubbed as MVP award finalist

May 20, 2017 - 12:09 PM

The NBA MVP award will come down to James Harden Russell Westbrook and Kawhi Leonard

DENIED. LeBron James will not be in the running to clinch his 5th MVP award despite setting career-highs in assists (8.7) and rebounds (8.6) this season. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images North America/AFP

Stephen Curry is the NBA's first unanimous Most Valuable Player

May 11, 2016 - 2:33 AM

Curry is the first player in the NBA s 61 year history to receive all 131 first place votes for the Most Valuable Player award

UNANIMOUS DECISION. Stephen Curry is the first NBA player to receive all first place votes for the Most Valuable Player award. File photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Not being eyed as NBA MVP? I understand, says Paul George

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:06 PM

George feels the Indiana Pacers haven t done a good enough job of closing out games this season

WATCH: Steph Curry scores 51 points in Warriors win

Feb 04, 2016 - 2:42 PM

The reigning NBA MVP puts up another spectacular performance

Stephen Curry is 2015 NBA MVP

May 04, 2015 - 11:46 PM

The Warriors point guard gets a total of 1 198 points edging Houston Rockets guard James Harden who got 936 points

SPLASH! Steph Curry is named NBA MVP edging James Harden, LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis. Photo from the NBA's Facebook page

NBA MVP Durant out for up to 2 months with broken foot

Oct 13, 2014 - 12:07 AM

Kevin Durant will require surgery for the break at the base of his small toe which takes 6 to 8 weeks of recovery

Kevin Durant averaged nearly 5 more points a game than the second place scorer in the NBA last year but won't score a single point in this coming FIBA World Cup. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

One-on-One: Derrick Rose

Sep 17, 2013 - 10:31 AM

Rappler talks to Chicago Bulls star and youngest NBA MVP Derrick Rose

VIDEO Highlights: #WitnessHistory LeBron basketball clinic

Jul 25, 2013 - 8:52 AM

Video highlights of LeBron s basketball clinic at MOA arena for the WitnessHistory tour Catch the King s reverse slam

#WitnessHistory press conference

Jul 23, 2013 - 11:51 AM

Four time NBA MVP LeBron James is in Manila for his Nike WitnessHistory tour Watch his press conference live on Rappler

Derrick Rose is coming to town

Jun 13, 2013 - 5:25 PM

Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose will visit Manila this September

To this hater, LeBron is undeniably the MVP

May 06, 2013 - 4:11 PM

Even to people who hate or loathe him LeBron James is the clear cut MVP

UNMATCHED. LeBron is the MVP, even to his haters. Photo from Miami Heat Facebook page.

It's official: LeBron is MVP again

May 06, 2013 - 3:28 PM

The NBA officially announced that LeBron James is its 2012 13 Most Valuable Player awardee

FOURTH IN 5 YEARS. James poses with his MVP trophies. Photo from Miami Heat Facebook page.

LeBron is MVP again - report

May 04, 2013 - 1:51 PM

LeBron James is the NBA MVP for the fourth time in five years ESPN reported today

MVP AGAIN. LeBron has been brilliant throughout the season. File photo by AFP.

NBA: James to be named MVP

May 12, 2012 - 4:38 PM

Miami Heat star LeBron James bags his third NBA Most Valuable Player trophy