1959-60 NBA Awards Voting

1955-56 through 1979-1980: Voting was done by players. Rules prohibited player from voting for himself or any teammate.
1980-81 to present: Voting conducted by media.

Voting tallies for seasons 1965-66, 1966-67, 1967-68, 1968-69, 1970-71, 1971-72, and 1978-79 are incomplete.

Most Valuable Player

Most Valuable Player Table
Voting Per Game Shooting Advanced
Rank Player Age Tm First Pts Won Pts Max Share G MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK FG% 3P% FT% WS WS/48
1Wilt Chamberlain23PHW49.0270.03950.6847246.437.627.02.3.461.58217.0.245
2Bill Russell25BOS15.0186.03950.4717442.518.224.03.7.467.61213.8.211
3Bob Pettit27STL3.0106.03950.2687240.226.117.03.6.438.75311.5.191
4Bob Cousy31BOS8.066.03950.1677534.519.44.79.5.384.7927.8.145
5Elgin Baylor25MNL2.040.03950.1017041.029.616.43.5.424.73211.5.192
6Jack Twyman25CIN0.08.03950.0207540.331.28.93.5.422.7858.3.131
7Gene Shue28DET0.07.03950.0187544.522.85.53.9.413.8728.5.122
8TTom Gola27PHW1.06.03950.0157538.315.010.45.5.433.7949.9.166
8TDolph Schayes31SYR0.06.03950.0157536.522.512.83.4.401.8939.5.167
10Tom Heinsohn25BOS1.05.03950.0137532.321.710.62.3.423.7337.7.154
11Walter Dukes29DET0.04.03950.0106632.415.213.41.2.361.7403.9.087
12TRichie Guerin27NYK0.03.03950.0087432.821.86.86.3.420.7737.4.146
12TWillie Naulls25NYK0.03.03950.0086534.621.414.22.1.428.8365.3.113
14Cliff Hagan28STL0.01.03950.0037537.324.810.74.0.464.80311.8.203
Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free.