The first list of favorite players to win the award for Most valuable Player (MVP for its acronym in English) has been revealed, and the base of the memphis grizzlies, Ja Morantgoes to the head.
After a spectacular first week, Morant is leading the Grizzlies to a record of 4 wins and a single loss, with a streak of 2 consecutive wins, having lost only to the Dallas Mavericks.
In the first 5 games of the season, Morant is averaging 32.6 points, 6.8 assists, 4.4 rebounds, 52.9 percent efficiency on field goals, 56.5 on three-pointers, and 87.5 on free throws.
keep getting better
If there’s one thing the Murray State University product has done since arriving as the No. 2 pick in the 2019 Draft, it’s been getting better each season, winning Rookie of the Year, and last season being named the Player of the Year. Progress, as well as selected his first Stars game.
The previous year, Morant led Memphis to the second best record in the Western Conference and the NBA, with a record of 56 wins and 26 losses, reaching the Western Conference semifinals, where they fell in 6 games against the eventual champions. , the Golden State Warriors, although Ja did not play the fourth, fifth and sixth games due to injury.
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In the top 5 of the main candidates for this year’s MVP after a week, there is Morant in first place, followed by Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks, Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavericks, Pascal Siakam of the Toronto Raptors, and DeMar DeRozan of the Chicago Bulls.