NBA Most Valuable Players

Updated: May 5, 2013, 3:11 PM ET
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2013 -- LeBron James, Miami

2012 -- LeBron James, Miami

2011 -- Derrick Rose, Chicago

2010 -- LeBron James, Cleveland

2009 -- LeBron James, Cleveland

2008 -- Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers

2007 -- Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas

2006 -- Steve Nash, Phoenix

2005 -- Steve Nash, Phoenix

2004 -- Kevin Garnett, Minnesota

2003 -- Tim Duncan, San Antonio

2002 -- Tim Duncan, San Antonio

2001 -- Allen Iverson, Philadelphia 76ers

2000 -- Shaquille O'Neal, L.A. Lakers

1999 -- Karl Malone, Utah

1998 -- Michael Jordan, Chicago

1997 -- Karl Malone, Utah

1996 -- Michael Jordan, Chicago

1995 -- David Robinson, San Antonio

1994 -- Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston

1993 -- Charles Barkley, Phoenix

1992 -- Michael Jordan, Chicago

1991 -- Michael Jordan, Chicago

1990 -- Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1989 -- Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1988 -- Michael Jordan, Chicago

1987 -- Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1986 -- Larry Bird, Boston

1985 -- Larry Bird, Boston

1984 -- Larry Bird, Boston

1983 -- Moses Malone, Philadelphia 76ers

1982 -- Moses Malone, Houston

1981 -- Julius Erving, Philadelphia 76ers

1980 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, L.A. Lakers

1979 -- Moses Malone, Houston

1978 -- Bill Walton, Portland

1977 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, L.A. Lakers

1976 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, L.A. Lakers

1975 -- Bob McAdoo, Buffalo

1974 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee

1973 -- Dave Cowens, Boston

1972 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee

1971 -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee

1970 -- Willis Reed, New York

1969 -- Wes Unseld, Baltimore

1968 -- Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia 76ers

1967 -- Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia 76ers

1966 -- Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia 76ers

1965 -- Bill Russell, Boston

1964 -- Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati

1963 -- Bill Russell, Boston

1962 -- Bill Russell, Boston

1961 -- Bill Russell, Boston

1960 -- Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia Warriors

1959 -- Bob Pettit, St. Louis

1958 -- Bill Russell, Boston

1957 -- Bob Cousy, Boston

1956 -- Bob Pettit, St. Louis


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