2001-2002 NBA Awards

* NBA awards back to 1946-1947 season

2001-2002 NBA Most Valuable Player

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4

2001-2002 NBA Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Shaquille O'Neal Los Angeles Lakers C 7-1 325 29 LSU 1992 9

2001-2002 NBA All-NBA First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers SG 6-6 212 23 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 5
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Tracy McGrady Orlando Magic GF 6-8 210 22 Mt. Zion Christian Academy (North Carolina) 1997 4
Shaquille O'Neal Los Angeles Lakers C 7-1 325 29 LSU 1992 9

2001-2002 NBA All-NBA Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves PF 6-11 240 25 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 6
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks PF 7-0 245 23 DJK Wurzburg (Germany) 1998 3
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics G 6-4 180 33 Oregon State 1990 11
Chris Webber Sacramento Kings F-C 6-9 245 28 Michigan 1993 8

2001-2002 NBA All-NBA Third Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Dikembe Mutombo Philadelphia Sixers C 7-2 260 35 Georgetown 1991 10
Steve Nash Dallas Mavericks G 6-3 178 28 Santa Clara 1996 5
Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers FC 6-11 235 23 Eau Claire High School (South Carolina) 1996 5
Paul Pierce Boston Celtics SF 6-7 235 24 Kansas 1998 3
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA Player Of The Month

Player Team Conference Month Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Paul Pierce Boston Celtics East April SF 6-7 235 24 Kansas 1998 3
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West April FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons East March FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5
Shawn Marion Phoenix Suns West March F 6-7 228 23 UNLV 1999 2
Tracy McGrady Orlando Magic East February GF 6-8 210 22 Mt. Zion Christian Academy (North Carolina) 1997 4
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves West February PF 6-11 240 25 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 6
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers East January G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Chris Webber Sacramento Kings West January F-C 6-9 245 28 Michigan 1993 8
Paul Pierce Boston Celtics East December SF 6-7 235 24 Kansas 1998 3
Antoine Walker Boston Celtics East December F 6-9 265 25 Kentucky 1996 5
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West December FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets East November PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers West November SG 6-6 212 23 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA Player Of The Week

Player Team Conference Date Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Paul Pierce Boston Celtics East Apr 7, 2002 SF 6-7 235 24 Kansas 1998 3
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Apr 7, 2002 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons East Mar 31, 2002 FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5
Shawn Marion Phoenix Suns West Mar 31, 2002 F 6-7 228 23 UNLV 1999 2
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets East Mar 24, 2002 PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Mar 24, 2002 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Tracy McGrady Orlando Magic East Mar 17, 2002 GF 6-8 210 22 Mt. Zion Christian Academy (North Carolina) 1997 4
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Mar 17, 2002 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Kurt Thomas New York Knicks East Mar 10, 2002 FC 6-9 240 29 Texas Christian 1995 6
Shaquille O'Neal Los Angeles Lakers West Mar 10, 2002 C 7-1 325 29 LSU 1992 9
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers East Mar 3, 2002 G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Rasheed Wallace Portland Trail Blazers West Mar 3, 2002 FC 6-11 230 27 North Carolina 1995 6
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons East Feb 24, 2002 FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5
Shaquille O'Neal Los Angeles Lakers West Feb 24, 2002 C 7-1 325 29 LSU 1992 9
Andre Miller Cleveland Cavaliers East Feb 17, 2002 PG 6-3 200 25 Utah 1999 2
Karl Malone Utah Jazz West Feb 17, 2002 PF 6-9 265 38 Louisiana Tech 1985 16
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets East Feb 3, 2002 PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Shaquille O'Neal Los Angeles Lakers West Feb 3, 2002 C 7-1 325 29 LSU 1992 9
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers East Jan 27, 2002 G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks West Jan 27, 2002 PF 7-0 245 23 DJK Wurzburg (Germany) 1998 3
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers East Jan 20, 2002 G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers West Jan 20, 2002 SG 6-6 212 23 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 5
Ray Allen Milwaukee Bucks East Jan 13, 2002 SG 6-5 205 26 Connecticut 1996 5
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves West Jan 13, 2002 PF 6-11 240 25 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 6
Eddie Jones Miami Heat East Jan 6, 2002 G-F 6-6 200 30 Temple 1994 7
Chris Webber Sacramento Kings West Jan 6, 2002 F-C 6-9 245 28 Michigan 1993 8
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets East Dec 30, 2001 PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Dec 30, 2001 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers East Dec 23, 2001 FC 6-11 235 23 Eau Claire High School (South Carolina) 1996 5
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics West Dec 23, 2001 G 6-4 180 33 Oregon State 1990 11
Richard Hamilton Washington Wizards East Dec 16, 2001 SG 6-7 193 24 Connecticut 1999 2
Steve Nash Dallas Mavericks West Dec 16, 2001 G 6-3 178 28 Santa Clara 1996 5
Andre Miller Cleveland Cavaliers East Dec 9, 2001 PG 6-3 200 25 Utah 1999 2
Elton Brand Los Angeles Clippers West Dec 9, 2001 PF 6-9 254 22 Duke 1999 2
Paul Pierce Boston Celtics East Dec 2, 2001 SF 6-7 235 24 Kansas 1998 3
Stephon Marbury Phoenix Suns West Dec 2, 2001 G 6-2 180 25 Georgia Tech 1996 5
Shareef Abdur-Rahim Atlanta Hawks East Nov 25, 2001 F 6-9 225 25 California 1996 5
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Nov 25, 2001 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Allen Iverson Philadelphia Sixers East Nov 18, 2001 G 6-0 165 26 Georgetown 1996 5
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves West Nov 18, 2001 PF 6-11 240 25 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 6
Vince Carter Toronto Raptors East Nov 11, 2001 SF 6-6 220 25 North Carolina 1998 3
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs West Nov 11, 2001 FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Ray Allen Milwaukee Bucks East Nov 4, 2001 SG 6-5 205 26 Connecticut 1996 5
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers West Nov 4, 2001 SG 6-6 212 23 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA Defensive Player Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA All-NBA Defensive First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4
Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves PF 6-11 240 25 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 6
Jason Kidd New Jersey Nets PG 6-4 210 28 California 1994 7
Gary Payton Seattle SuperSonics G 6-4 180 33 Oregon State 1990 11
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons FC 6-9 240 27 Virginia Union 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA All-NBA Defensive Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Bruce Bowen San Antonio Spurs F 6-7 200 30 Cal State Fullerton 1993 6
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers SG 6-6 212 23 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 5
Doug Christie Sacramento Kings SG 6-6 200 31 Pepperdine 1992 9
Dikembe Mutombo Philadelphia Sixers C 7-2 260 35 Georgetown 1991 10
Cliff Robinson Detroit Pistons PF 6-10 225 35 Connecticut 1989 12

2001-2002 NBA Sixth Man Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Corliss Williamson Detroit Pistons F 6-7 245 28 Arkansas 1995 6

2001-2002 NBA Most Improved Player

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers FC 6-11 235 23 Eau Claire High School (South Carolina) 1996 5

2001-2002 NBA Rookie Of The Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Pau Gasol Memphis Grizzlies FC 7-0 250 21 FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain) 2001 0

2001-2002 NBA All-Rookie First Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Shane Battier Memphis Grizzlies F 6-8 220 23 Duke 2001 0
Pau Gasol Memphis Grizzlies FC 7-0 250 21 FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain) 2001 0
Andrei Kirilenko Utah Jazz PF 6-9 235 21 CSKA Moscow (Russia) 1999 0
Tony Parker San Antonio Spurs G 6-2 185 19 Paris Basket Racing (France) 2001 0
Jason Richardson Golden State Warriors GF 6-6 225 21 Michigan State 2001 0

2001-2002 NBA All-Rookie Second Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Eddie Griffin Houston Rockets F 6-10 220 19 Seton Hall 2001 0
Richard Jefferson New Jersey Nets SF 6-7 233 21 Arizona 2001 0
Joe Johnson Phoenix Suns SG 6-7 240 20 Arkansas 2001 0
Vladimir Radmanovic Seattle SuperSonics PF 6-10 235 21 KK FMP (Serbia) 2001 0
Zeljko Rebraca Detroit Pistons C 7-0 265 29 KK Partizan (Serbia) 1994 0
Jamaal Tinsley Indiana Pacers PG 6-3 188 24 Iowa State 2001 0

2001-2002 NBA Rookie Of The Month

Player Team Conference Month Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Zeljko Rebraca Detroit Pistons East April C 7-0 265 29 KK Partizan (Serbia) 1994 0
Gilbert Arenas Golden State Warriors West April G 6-3 191 20 Arizona 2001 0
Jamaal Tinsley Indiana Pacers East March PG 6-3 188 24 Iowa State 2001 0
Pau Gasol Memphis Grizzlies West March FC 7-0 250 21 FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain) 2001 0
Trenton Hassell Chicago Bulls East February F 6-5 227 22 Austin Peay 2001 0
Jason Richardson Golden State Warriors West February GF 6-6 225 21 Michigan State 2001 0
Richard Jefferson New Jersey Nets East January SF 6-7 233 21 Arizona 2001 0
Pau Gasol Memphis Grizzlies West January FC 7-0 250 21 FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain) 2001 0
Brendan Haywood Washington Wizards East December C 7-0 263 22 North Carolina 2001 0
Shane Battier Memphis Grizzlies West December F 6-8 220 23 Duke 2001 0
Jamaal Tinsley Indiana Pacers East November PG 6-3 188 24 Iowa State 2001 0
Pau Gasol Memphis Grizzlies West November FC 7-0 250 21 FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain) 2001 0

2001-2002 NBA IBM Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs FC 6-11 250 25 Wake Forest 1997 4

2001-2002 NBA J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Alonzo Mourning Miami Heat C 6-10 240 32 Georgetown 1992 9

2001-2002 NBA NBA Sportsmanship Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Steve Smith San Antonio Spurs SG 6-7 200 32 Michigan State 1991 10

2001-2002 NBA PBWA Magic Johnson Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-Draft Team Draft Yr YOS
Elton Brand Los Angeles Clippers PF 6-9 254 22 Duke 1999 2

2001-2002 NBA Coach of the Year

Player Team Age Nationality
Rick Carlisle Detroit Pistons 42 United States

2001-2002 NBA Executive of the Year

Player Team Age Nationality
Rod Thorn Brooklyn Nets N/A N/A