1992-93 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 1993

NBA Champion: Chicago Bulls

NBA Finals:  Phoenix Suns (W)  2  Chicago Bulls (E)  4

NBA Finals MVP: Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)

Main players: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Horace Grant (Chicago Bulls), Charles Barkley, Kevin Johnson, Dan Majerle (Phoenix Suns).

Best players for the 1992-93 season

Regular Season MVP: Charles Barkley (Phoenix Suns).

All-NBA first team: Mark Price (Cleveland Cavaliers), Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls), Charles Barkley (Phoenix Suns), Karl Malone (Utah Jazz), Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets).

All-NBA second team: John Stockton (Utah Jazz), Joe Dumars (Detroit Pistons), Dominique Wilkins (Atlanta Hawks), Larry Johnson (Charlotte Hornets), Patrick Ewing (New York Knicks).

All-NBA third team: Tim Hardaway (Golden State Warriors), Drazen Petrovic (New Jersey Nets), Scottie Pippen (Chicago Bulls), Derrick Coleman (New Jersey Nets), David Robinson (San Antonio Spurs).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsMichael JordanSG/SFChicago Bulls32.6
ReboundsDennis RodmanPF/SFDetroit Pistons18.3
BlocksHakeem OlajuwonCHouston Rockets4.2
AssistsJohn StocktonPGUtah Jazz12.0
StealsMichael JordanSG/SFChicago Bulls2.8
EfficiencyMichael JordanSG/SFChicago Bulls29.7
3-point field goalsReggie MillerSGIndiana Pacers167
Dan MajerleSG/SFPhoenix Suns167

NBA Sixth Man: Cliff Robinson (Portland Trail Blazers).

Most Improved Player: Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (Denver Nuggets).

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 1992-93 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
Hakeem Olajuwon820.510.34/19.5552.90.00/0.100.05.41/6.9577.80.20.00.00.00.10.3
Charles Barkley760.59.42/18.1152.00.88/2.8930.45.86/7.6676.50.20.10.00.00.00.3
Michael Jordan780.512.72/25.6849.51.04/2.9535.36.10/7.2983.70.10.10.00.00.00.4
Karl Malone820.59.72/17.6055.20.05/0.2420.87.55/10.2074.00.10.00.00.00.00.3
David Robinson820.58.24/16.4450.10.04/0.2119.06.84/9.3473.20.10.00.00.00.00.3
Shaquille O'Neal810.59.05/16.1056.20.00/0.020.05.27/8.9059.20.20.00.00.00.00.3
Brad Daugherty710.57.32/12.8357.10.01/0.0333.35.51/6.9379.50.10.10.00.00.00.3
Patrick Ewing810.59.62/19.1450.30.01/0.0911.14.94/6.8672.00.10.00.00.00.00.3
Larry Johnson820.58.88/16.8952.60.22/0.8725.34.10/5.3476.80.10.10.00.00.00.3
Dominique Wilkins710.510.44/22.3146.81.69/4.4538.07.31/8.8382.80.10.00.00.00.00.4

Best defensive players for the 1992-93 season

Defensive Player of the Year: Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets).

All-Defensive first team: Joe Dumars (Detroit Pistons), Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls), Scottie Pippen (Chicago Bulls), Dennis Rodman (Detroit Pistons), Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets).

All-Defensive second team: John Starks (New York Knicks), Dan Majerle (Phoenix Suns), Horace Grant (Chicago Bulls), Larry Nance (Cleveland Cavaliers), David Robinson (San Antonio Spurs).

Players of the Month and Players of the Week for the 1992-93 season

Rookie of the Year: Shaquille O'Neal (Orlando Magic).

All-Rookies first team: LaPhonso Ellis (Denver Nuggets), Tom Gugliotta (Washington Bullets), Christian Laettner (Minnesota Timberwolves), Alonzo Mourning (Charlotte Hornets), Shaquille O'Neal (Orlando Magic).

All-Rookies second team: Latrell Sprewell (Golden State Warriors), Walt Williams (Sacramento Kings), Richard Dumas (Phoenix Suns), C. Weatherspoon (Philadelphia 76ers), Robert Horry (Houston Rockets).

PLAYERS OF THE MONTH

MonthPlayer
NovemberMichael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
DecemberCharles Barkley (Phoenix Suns)
JanuaryHakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets)
FebruaryDominique Wilkins (Atlanta Hawks)
MarchPatrick Ewing (New York Knicks)
AprilHakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets)

Players of the Week: Nick Anderson (Orlando Magic), Charles Barkley (Phoenix Suns) (2), Sean Elliott (San Antonio Spurs), Patrick Ewing (New York Knicks) (3), Larry Johnson (Charlotte Hornets) (2), Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls), Shawn Kemp (Seattle SuperSonics), Karl Malone (Utah Jazz), Alonzo Mourning (Charlotte Hornets), Dikembe Mutombo (Denver Nuggets), Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets) (3), Shaquille O'Neal (Orlando Magic), Drazen Petrovic (New Jersey Nets), David Robinson (San Antonio Spurs) (2), Rumeal Robinson (New Jersey Nets), Rony Seikaly (Miami Heat).

1993 NBA All-Star Game players

WESTERN CONFERENCE

PlayerPos.Team
John StocktonPGUtah Jazz
Terry PorterPGPortland Trail Blazers
Tim HardawayPGGolden State Warriors
Mitch Richmond*SGSacramento Kings
Chris Mullin*SG/SFGolden State Warriors
Clyde DrexlerSG/SFPortland Trail Blazers
Dan MajerleSG/SFPhoenix Suns
Sean ElliottSFSan Antonio Spurs
Charles BarkleyPF/SFPhoenix Suns
Shawn KempPFSeattle SuperSonics
Karl MalonePFUtah Jazz
Danny ManningPFLos Angeles Clippers
Hakeem OlajuwonCHouston Rockets
David RobinsonCSan Antonio Spurs

EASTERN CONFERENCE

PlayerPos.Team
Mark PricePGCleveland Cavaliers
Isiah ThomasPGDetroit Pistons
Joe DumarsSGDetroit Pistons
Michael JordanSG/SFChicago Bulls
Scottie PippenSFChicago Bulls
Dominique WilkinsSFAtlanta Hawks
Larry JohnsonSF/PFCharlotte Hornets
Detlef SchrempfPF/SFIndiana Pacers
Larry NancePF/CCleveland Cavaliers
Shaquille O'NealCOrlando Magic
Brad DaughertyCCleveland Cavaliers
Patrick EwingCNew York Knicks

* Player was selected but he could not play the game

All-Star Game MVP: John Stockton (Utah Jazz), Karl Malone (Utah Jazz).

More awards

Citizenship award: Terry Porter (Portland Trail Blazers).