NBA & ABA Year-by-Year Leaders and Records for Value Over Replacement Player

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
BPM (OBPM/DBPM) and VORP are calculated for seasons 1973-74 until present.

Table
Season Lg Player VORP Tm
2016-17 NBA Russell Westbrook 12.42 OKC
2015-16 NBA Stephen Curry 9.81 GSW
2014-15 NBA Stephen Curry 7.86 GSW
2013-14 NBA Kevin Durant 8.54 OKC
2012-13 NBA LeBron James 9.81 MIA
2011-12 NBA LeBron James 7.56 MIA
2010-11 NBA LeBron James 8.19 MIA
2009-10 NBA LeBron James 10.89 CLE
2008-09 NBA LeBron James 11.57 CLE
2007-08 NBA LeBron James 10.09 CLE
2006-07 NBA LeBron James 7.55 CLE
2005-06 NBA LeBron James 9.55 CLE
2004-05 NBA Kevin Garnett 9.25 MIN
2003-04 NBA Kevin Garnett 9.76 MIN
2002-03 NBA Kevin Garnett 8.98 MIN
2001-02 NBA Tim Duncan 8.07 SAS
2000-01 NBA Steve Francis 6.96 HOU
1999-00 NBA Shaquille O'Neal* 9.33 LAL
1998-99 NBA Jason Kidd 4.07 PHO
1997-98 NBA Karl Malone* 6.93 UTA
1996-97 NBA Grant Hill 7.94 DET
1995-96 NBA David Robinson* 8.51 SAS
1994-95 NBA David Robinson* 8.06 SAS
1993-94 NBA David Robinson* 10.57 SAS
1992-93 NBA Michael Jordan* 8.88 CHI
1991-92 NBA Michael Jordan* 8.29 CHI
1990-91 NBA Michael Jordan* 9.80 CHI
1989-90 NBA Michael Jordan* 10.12 CHI
1988-89 NBA Michael Jordan* 11.98 CHI
1987-88 NBA Michael Jordan* 11.81 CHI
1986-87 NBA Michael Jordan* 8.78 CHI
1985-86 NBA Larry Bird* 8.73 BOS
1984-85 NBA Larry Bird* 8.39 BOS
1983-84 NBA Larry Bird* 7.40 BOS
1982-83 NBA Larry Bird* 7.22 BOS
1981-82 NBA Magic Johnson* 7.76 LAL
1980-81 NBA Julius Erving* 7.22 PHI
1979-80 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6.85 LAL
1978-79 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 7.78 LAL
1977-78 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6.30 LAL
1976-77 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 9.72 LAL
1975-76 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 10.45 LAL
  ABA Julius Erving* 10.14 NYA
1974-75 NBA Bob Lanier* 7.30 DET
  ABA Julius Erving* 9.22 NYA
1973-74 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 9.44 MIL
  ABA Julius Erving* 8.93 NYA

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