Tag: finals mvp
What was the weakest performance in the NBA finals by an NBA finals MVP?
I think the 3 weakest Finals MVPs in general are 1978 Wes Unseld, 2014 Kawhi Leonard and 2015 Andre Iguodala so I took a look at these 3 1978 Finals Game 2 – Wes Unseld had 2 PTS, 15 RBDS, 5 ASTS 1978 Finals Game 3 – Wes Unseld had 2 PTS, 12 RBDS, 0 […]
Who is the biggest NBA Finals MVP snub in history?
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1980. He averaged 33/14/4/5 that series before going down with an ankle injury, then Magic Johnson took over and famously played all five positions and won Finals MVP. Not that Magic was totally undeserving – but a lot of people feel that Kareem should have won Finals MVP that year since he […]
Who are the best NBA players never to win the MVP and Finals MVP?
Best players who should have won Finals MVP Well to get Finals MVP you have to win a ring (the only exception was Jerry West) so that excludes players like Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, John Stockton, Patrick Ewing, Elgin Baylor, Steve Nash, George Gervin, Allen Iverson, Chris Paul who are some of the greatest never to win […]