1955-56 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, 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
1Bob Pettit23STL33.033.0800.4137238.825.716.22.6.429.73613.8.236
2Paul Arizin27PHW21.021.0800.2637237.824.27.52.6.448.81012.2.214
3Bob Cousy27BOS11.011.0800.1387238.418.86.88.9.360.8446.8.119
4Mel Hutchins27FTW9.09.0800.1136633.912.07.52.7.425.6434.4.095
5TDolph Schayes27SYR2.02.0800.0257235.020.412.42.8.387.85811.8.225
5TBill Sharman29BOS2.02.0800.0257237.519.93.64.7.438.8678.8.157
7TTom Gola23PHW1.01.0800.0136834.510.89.15.9.412.7336.5.132
7TMaurice Stokes22ROC1.01.0800.0136734.716.816.34.9.354.7146.0.125
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