Miami Heat forward LeBron James is reported to be awarded his 3rd NBA MVP on Saturday. League sources told The Miami Herald.
For the third time in four years, the 6’8 King James takes home the award handed to the leagues best. With a lockout shortened season well into the playoffs, James and the Miami Heat all but dominated the competito The former 1st overall pick is in his eight year in the league, second season with the Heat. He averaged 27.1 points per game thru 62 games this season.
Here is James’ stat line, via ESPN.COM:
PPG APG RPG PER
27.1 6.2 7.9. 30.8
More to come tomorrow when the announcement is official.
Information used in this article from The Miami Herald, NBA.COM and ESPN.