2014-15 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 2015

NBA Champion: Golden State Warriors

NBA Finals:  Golden State Warriors (W)  4  Cleveland Cavaliers (E)  2

NBA Finals MVP: Andre Iguodala (Golden State Warriors)

Main players: Stephen Curry, Draymond Green, Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors), LeBron James, Tristan Thompson, Timofey Mozgov (Cleveland Cavaliers).

Best players for the 2014-15 season

Regular Season MVP: Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors).

All-NBA first team: Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), James Harden (Houston Rockets), LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers), Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans), Marc Gasol (Memphis Grizzlies).

All-NBA second team: Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers), Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder), LaMarcus Aldridge (Portland Trail Blazers), Pau Gasol (Chicago Bulls), DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento Kings).

All-NBA third team: Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers), Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors), Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers), Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs), DeAndre Jordan (Los Angeles Clippers).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsRussell WestbrookPGOklahoma City Thunder28.1
ReboundsDeAndre JordanCLos Angeles Clippers15.0
BlocksAnthony DavisPF/CNew Orleans Pelicans2.9
AssistsChris PaulPGLos Angeles Clippers10.2
StealsKawhi LeonardSFSan Antonio Spurs2.3
EfficiencyAnthony DavisPF/CNew Orleans Pelicans30.8
3-point field goalsStephen CurryPGGolden State Warriors286

NBA Sixth Man: Louis Williams (Toronto Raptors).

Most Improved Player: Jimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls).

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 2014-15 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
Anthony Davis680.59.44/17.6353.50.01/0.185.65.46/6.7880.50.20.00.00.00.00.4
Russell Westbrook670.59.36/21.9642.61.28/4.3029.88.15/9.7683.50.10.10.00.10.00.4
DeMarcus Cousins590.68.44/18.0746.70.03/0.1421.47.17/9.1778.20.20.10.00.10.00.4
James Harden810.57.99/18.1544.02.57/6.8537.58.83/10.1786.80.10.10.00.00.00.3
Chris Paul820.46.93/14.2748.61.70/4.2639.93.52/3.9190.00.10.10.00.00.00.2
Stephen Curry800.48.16/16.7648.73.58/8.0844.33.85/4.2191.40.10.10.00.00.00.3
LeBron James690.59.04/18.5448.81.74/4.9135.45.43/7.6571.00.10.10.00.10.00.4
Pau Gasol780.47.31/14.7849.50.15/0.3345.53.77/4.6980.40.20.00.00.00.00.2
LaMarcus Aldridge710.59.28/19.9346.60.52/1.4835.14.31/5.1084.50.10.00.00.00.00.3
DeAndre Jordan820.44.62/6.5171.00.01/0.0520.02.28/5.7439.70.20.00.00.00.00.1

Best defensive players for the 2014-15 season

Defensive Player of the Year: Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs).

All-Defensive first team: Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers), Tony Allen (Memphis Grizzlies), Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs), Draymond Green (Golden State Warriors), DeAndre Jordan (Los Angeles Clippers).

All-Defensive second team: John Wall (Washington Wizards), Jimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls), Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans), Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs), Andrew Bogut (Golden State Warriors).

Players of the Month and Players of the Week for the 2014-15 season

Rookie of the Year: Andrew Wiggins (Minnesota Timberwolves).

All-Rookies first team: Elfrid Payton (Orlando Magic), Jordan Clarkson (Los Angeles Lakers), Andrew Wiggins (Minnesota Timberwolves), Nikola Mirotic (Chicago Bulls), Nerlens Noel (Philadelphia 76ers).

All-Rookies second team: Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics), Langston Galloway (New York Knicks), Zach LaVine (Minnesota Timberwolves), Bojan Bogdanovic (Brooklyn Nets), Jusuf Nurkic (Denver Nuggets).

PLAYERS OF THE MONTH

MONTHEASTWEST
NovemberJimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls)Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
DecemberKyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors)James Harden (Houston Rockets)
JanuaryJeff Teague, Kyle Korver, DeMarre Carroll, Paul Millsap, Al Horford (Atlanta Hawks)James Harden (Houston Rockets)
FebruaryLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder)
MarchLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder)
AprilDeMar DeRozan (Toronto Raptors)Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder)

Eastern Players of the Week: G. Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), Chris Bosh (Miami Heat), Jimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls), Al Horford (Atlanta Hawks) (2), Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers) (2), LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) (3), Brook Lopez (Brooklyn Nets) (2), Kyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors), Jeff Teague (Atlanta Hawks), Isaiah Thomas (Boston Celtics) (2), Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat), Kemba Walker (Charlotte Hornets), John Wall (Washington Wizards), Deron Williams (Brooklyn Nets), Louis Williams (Toronto Raptors), Mo Williams (Charlotte Hornets).

Western Players of the Week: LaMarcus Aldridge (Portland Trail Blazers) (2), DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento Kings), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors) (2), Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans), Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs), Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder), Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers), James Harden (Houston Rockets) (3), Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers) (2), Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers), Zach Randolph (Memphis Grizzlies), Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors) (3), Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) (2), Mo Williams (Minnesota Timberwolves).

2015 NBA All-Star Game players

WESTERN CONFERENCE

PlayerPos.Team
Russell WestbrookPGOklahoma City Thunder
Damian LillardPGPortland Trail Blazers
Stephen CurryPGGolden State Warriors
Chris PaulPGLos Angeles Clippers
James HardenSG/PGHouston Rockets
Kobe Bryant*SG/SFLos Angeles Lakers
Klay ThompsonSG/SFGolden State Warriors
Kevin DurantSF/PFOklahoma City Thunder
Dirk NowitzkiPFDallas Mavericks
Anthony Davis*PF/CNew Orleans Pelicans
LaMarcus AldridgePF/CPortland Trail Blazers
Blake Griffin*PF/CLos Angeles Clippers
Tim DuncanC/PFSan Antonio Spurs
Marc GasolCMemphis Grizzlies
DeMarcus CousinsCSacramento Kings

EASTERN CONFERENCE

PlayerPos.Team
John WallPGWashington Wizards
Kyrie IrvingPGCleveland Cavaliers
Kyle LowryPGToronto Raptors
Jeff TeaguePGAtlanta Hawks
Dwyane Wade*SGMiami Heat
Kyle KorverSG/SFAtlanta Hawks
Jimmy ButlerSF/SGChicago Bulls
LeBron JamesSF/PFCleveland Cavaliers
Carmelo AnthonySF/PFNew York Knicks
Paul MillsapPFAtlanta Hawks
Al HorfordPF/CAtlanta Hawks
Chris BoshPF/CMiami Heat
Pau GasolC/PFChicago Bulls

* Player was selected but he could not play the game

All-Star Game MVP: Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder).

More awards

Citizenship award: Joakim Noah (Chicago Bulls).

Sportsmanship award: Kyle Korver (Atlanta Hawks).

Teammate of the Year: Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs).