List of players awarded with the NBA Player of the Month award in league history.
The NBA Player of the Month award was created in the 1979-80' season and Moses Malone was its first recipient. The award is reserved to the best performers of the best teams of the month. Initially, there was only one player awarded in the entire league, but since 2001-02' season, at least two players are selected, one from the Eastern Conference and another from the Western Conference. In several ocasions, the award has been shared by two or more players.