On Monday, NBA and KIA performance award announce that the “2014-2015 KIA MVP” belongs to the 27 years old point guard of Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry.
Stephen Curry, who had a sensational year this season, has lead his team in scoring and assist and making the team the best record of 67 win and 15 loss of this year 2014-2015 regular season.
Curry who averaging 23.8 points, 7.7 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game, is the heavily favorite to win the KIA MVP award. Despite of several months of debates of who will win the tight race for MVP?
Curry who received 100 first-place votes for a total of 1,198 points from a panel of 129 writers and broadcasters, along with the fan vote on the NBA’s website.
Fellow candidates James Harden of the Houston Rockets, had also have a sensational year after shouldering the heavy loads of Houston Rockets, after the absence of team mate Dwight Howard and finishing second in the Western Conference 56 win and 26 loss. Harden who receives 25 first-place votes and 936 points.
Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James, who already won 4 MVP, is in third who receives 5 first-place votes and 552 points. The lowest output by James, as an MVP candidate. Who also seen a sudden decrease in his performance as he’s not the same LeBron James,as it used to be.
On the fourth place is Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook who receives 352 points. Who had also an incredible season despite the loss of last year MVP Kevin Durant, Westbrook carry his team to try to make it to the Playoffs but unfortunately loosing a tie breaking quotient to New Orleans Pelicans in 8th place.
New Orleans Pelicans big man is in fifth place, Anthony Davis receives 203 points.
Stephen Curry, is the second player to won an MVP in their franchise history. The first ever to won the MVP as a Golden State Warriors is Wilt Chamberlain in 1960.
Stephen curry is the son of retired NBA Player Dell Curry.