1979-80 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
1Kareem Abdul-Jabbar32LAL147.0147.02210.6658238.324.810.
2Julius Erving29PHI31.531.52210.1437836.
3George Gervin27SAS19.019.02210.0867837.633.
4Larry Bird23BOS15.015.02210.0688236.021.310.
5TTiny Archibald31BOS2.02.02210.0098035.814.
5TDennis Johnson25SEA2.02.02210.0098136.319.
5TDan Roundfield26ATL2.02.02210.0098132.016.510.
8Gus Williams26SEA1.51.52210.0078236.
9Moses Malone24HOU1.01.02210.0058238.325.814.
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