1960-61 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
1Bill Russell26BOS35.0213.03800.5617844.316.923.93.4.426.55013.0.181
2Bob Pettit28STL14.0125.03800.3297639.827.920.33.4.447.72414.9.237
3Elgin Baylor26LAL10.0116.03800.3057342.934.819.85.1.430.78314.8.227
4Wilt Chamberlain24PHW3.081.03800.2137947.838.427.21.9.509.50418.8.240
5Oscar Robertson22CIN7.070.03800.1847142.730.510.19.7.473.82213.2.210
6Bob Cousy32BOS2.017.03800.0457632.518.14.47.7.371.7797.2.140
7Tom Heinsohn26BOS3.015.03800.0397430.521.39.91.9.400.7676.6.141
8Dolph Schayes32SYR1.012.03800.0327938.123.612.23.7.372.8688.5.136
9Bailey Howell24DET1.09.03800.0247738.323.614.42.5.469.75311.7.190
10Gene Shue29DET0.08.03800.0217843.122.64.36.8.421.8567.6.108
11Jack Twyman26CIN0.06.03800.0167937.025.38.52.8.488.7319.6.157
12Jerry West22LAL1.05.03800.0137935.417.67.74.2.419.6666.6.113
13Clyde Lovellette31STL0.04.03800.0116731.522.010.12.6.453.8308.5.193
14Cliff Hagan29STL0.03.03800.0087735.122.19.34.9.444.82010.8.193
15Richie Guerin28NYK0.02.03800.0057938.321.87.96.4.396.7925.4.086
16TPaul Arizin32PHW0.01.03800.0037937.223.28.62.4.425.8339.7.159
16TWillie Naulls26NYK0.01.03800.0037937.723.413.42.4.428.8165.7.092
16TKenny Sears27NYK0.01.03800.0035226.814.45.62.0.424.8254.0.138
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