1995-1996 NBA Awards

* NBA awards back to 1946-1947 season

1995-1996 NBA Most Valuable Player

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10

1995-1996 NBA Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10

1995-1996 NBA All-NBA First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Penny Hardaway Orlando Magic PG 6-7 195 24 Memphis 1993 2
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
Karl Malone Utah Jazz PF 6-9 265 32 Louisiana Tech 1985 10
Scottie Pippen Chicago Bulls SF 6-8 228 30 Central Arkansas 1987 8
David Robinson San Antonio Spurs C 7-1 250 30 Navy 1987 6

1995-1996 NBA All-NBA Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Grant Hill Detroit Pistons SF 6-8 225 23 Duke 1994 1
Shawn Kemp Seattle SuperSonics C 6-10 280 26 Trinity Valley CC 1989 6
Hakeem Olajuwon Houston Rockets C 7-0 255 33 Houston 1984 11
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics G 6-4 180 27 Oregon State 1990 5
John Stockton Utah Jazz PG 6-1 170 33 Gonzaga 1984 11

1995-1996 NBA All-NBA Third Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Charles Barkley Phoenix Suns PF 6-6 252 33 Auburn 1984 11
Juwan Howard Washington Bullets PF 6-9 240 23 Michigan 1994 1
Reggie Miller Indiana Pacers SG 6-7 185 30 UCLA 1987 8
Shaquille O'Neal Orlando Magic C 7-1 325 23 LSU 1992 3
Mitch Richmond Sacramento Kings SG 6-5 215 30 Kansas State 1988 7

1995-1996 NBA Player Of The Month

Player Team Conference Month Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Juwan Howard Washington Bullets April PF 6-9 240 23 Michigan 1994 1
David Robinson San Antonio Spurs March C 7-1 250 30 Navy 1987 6
Charles Barkley Phoenix Suns February PF 6-6 252 33 Auburn 1984 11
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls January SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
Scottie Pippen Chicago Bulls December SF 6-8 228 30 Central Arkansas 1987 8
Penny Hardaway Orlando Magic November PG 6-7 195 24 Memphis 1993 2

1995-1996 NBA Player Of The Week

Player Team Conference Date Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Dennis Scott Orlando Magic Apr 21, 1996 SF 6-8 229 27 Georgia Tech 1990 5
Juwan Howard Washington Bullets Apr 14, 1996 PF 6-9 240 23 Michigan 1994 1
Kevin Johnson Phoenix Suns Apr 7, 1996 PG 6-1 180 29 California 1987 8
Arvydas Sabonis Portland Trail Blazers Mar 31, 1996 C 7-3 279 31 Zalgiris (Lithuania) 1985 0
Chris Gatling Miami Heat Mar 24, 1996 PF 6-10 220 28 Old Dominion 1991 4
Grant Hill Detroit Pistons Mar 17, 1996 SF 6-8 225 23 Duke 1994 1
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Mar 10, 1996 SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
Shaquille O'Neal Orlando Magic Mar 3, 1996 C 7-1 325 23 LSU 1992 3
Hakeem Olajuwon Houston Rockets Mar 3, 1996 C 7-0 255 33 Houston 1984 11
Shawn Kemp Seattle SuperSonics Feb 25, 1996 C 6-10 280 26 Trinity Valley CC 1989 6
Armen Gilliam New Jersey Nets Feb 18, 1996 PF 6-9 230 31 UNLV 1987 8
Jason Kidd Dallas Mavericks Feb 4, 1996 PG 6-4 210 22 California 1994 1
Reggie Miller Indiana Pacers Jan 28, 1996 SG 6-7 185 30 UCLA 1987 8
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Jan 21, 1996 SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
David Robinson San Antonio Spurs Jan 14, 1996 C 7-1 250 30 Navy 1987 6
Cliff Robinson Portland Trail Blazers Jan 7, 1996 PF 6-10 225 29 Connecticut 1989 6
Karl Malone Utah Jazz Dec 31, 1995 PF 6-9 265 32 Louisiana Tech 1985 10
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Dec 24, 1995 SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
Scottie Pippen Chicago Bulls Dec 17, 1995 SF 6-8 228 30 Central Arkansas 1987 8
Dikembe Mutombo Denver Nuggets Dec 10, 1995 C 7-2 260 29 Georgetown 1991 4
Terrell Brandon Cleveland Cavaliers Dec 3, 1995 PG 5-11 180 25 Oregon 1991 4
Shawn Kemp Seattle SuperSonics Nov 26, 1995 C 6-10 280 26 Trinity Valley CC 1989 6
Cedric Ceballos Los Angeles Lakers Nov 19, 1995 SF 6-6 190 26 Cal State Fullerton 1990 5
Penny Hardaway Orlando Magic Nov 12, 1995 PG 6-7 195 24 Memphis 1993 2

1995-1996 NBA Defensive Player Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics G 6-4 180 27 Oregon State 1990 5

1995-1996 NBA All-NBA Defensive First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls SG 6-6 215 33 North Carolina 1984 10
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics G 6-4 180 27 Oregon State 1990 5
Scottie Pippen Chicago Bulls SF 6-8 228 30 Central Arkansas 1987 8
David Robinson San Antonio Spurs C 7-1 250 30 Navy 1987 6
Dennis Rodman Chicago Bulls PF 6-7 210 34 Southeastern Oklahoma State 1986 9

1995-1996 NBA All-NBA Defensive Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Mookie Blaylock Atlanta Hawks PG 6-1 190 28 Oklahoma 1989 6
Horace Grant Orlando Magic PF 6-10 255 30 Clemson 1987 8
Derrick McKey Indiana Pacers SF 6-9 205 29 Alabama 1987 8
Hakeem Olajuwon Houston Rockets C 7-0 255 33 Houston 1984 11
Bobby Phills Cleveland Cavaliers SG 6-5 215 26 Southern 1991 4

1995-1996 NBA Sixth Man Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Toni Kukoc Chicago Bulls SF 6-11 235 27 KK Split (Croatia) 1990 2

1995-1996 NBA Most Improved Player

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
George Muresan Washington Bullets C 7-7 303 25 Pau-Orthez (France) 1993 2

1995-1996 NBA Rookie Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Damon Stoudamire Toronto Raptors G 5-10 171 22 Arizona 1995 0

1995-1996 NBA All-Rookie First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Michael Finley Phoenix Suns G-F 6-7 225 22 Wisconsin 1995 0
Antonio McDyess Denver Nuggets F 6-9 245 21 Alabama 1995 0
Arvydas Sabonis Portland Trail Blazers C 7-3 279 31 Zalgiris (Lithuania) 1985 0
Joe Smith Golden State Warriors F 6-10 225 20 Maryland 1995 0
Jerry Stackhouse Philadelphia Sixers SF 6-6 218 21 North Carolina 1995 0
Damon Stoudamire Toronto Raptors G 5-10 171 22 Arizona 1995 0

1995-1996 NBA All-Rookie Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Brent Barry Los Angeles Clippers G 6-7 210 24 Oregon State 1995 0
Tyus Edney Sacramento Kings PG 5-10 152 23 UCLA 1995 0
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves PF 6-11 240 19 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 0
Bryant Reeves Vancouver Grizzlies C 7-0 275 22 Oklahoma State 1995 0
Rasheed Wallace Washington Bullets FC 6-11 230 21 North Carolina 1995 0

1995-1996 NBA Rookie Of The Month

Player Team Conference Month Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Arvydas Sabonis Portland Trail Blazers April C 7-3 279 31 Zalgiris (Lithuania) 1985 0
Jerry Stackhouse Philadelphia Sixers March SF 6-6 218 21 North Carolina 1995 0
Joe Smith Golden State Warriors February F 6-10 225 20 Maryland 1995 0
Damon Stoudamire Toronto Raptors January G 5-10 171 22 Arizona 1995 0
Joe Smith Golden State Warriors December F 6-10 225 20 Maryland 1995 0
Damon Stoudamire Toronto Raptors November G 5-10 171 22 Arizona 1995 0

1995-1996 NBA IBM Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
David Robinson San Antonio Spurs C 7-1 250 30 Navy 1987 6

1995-1996 NBA J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Chris Dudley Portland Trail Blazers C 6-11 235 31 Yale 1987 8

1995-1996 NBA NBA Sportsmanship Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Joe Dumars Detroit Pistons SG 6-3 190 32 McNeese State 1985 10

1995-1996 NBA Coach of the Year

Player Team Age Nationality
Phil Jackson Chicago Bulls 50 United States

1995-1996 NBA Executive of the Year

Player Team Age Nationality
Jerry Krause Chicago Bulls N/A N/A