2007-08 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 2008

NBA Champion: Boston Celtics

NBA Finals:  Los Angeles Lakers (W)  2  Boston Celtics (E)  4

NBA Finals MVP: Paul Pierce (Boston Celtics)

Main players: Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Ray Allen (Boston Celtics), Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, Lamar Odom (Los Angeles Lakers).

Best players for the 2007-08 NBA season

Regular Season MVP: Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers).

All-NBA first team: Chris Paul (New Orleans Hornets), Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers), LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers), Kevin Garnett (Boston Celtics), Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic).

All-NBA second team: Deron Williams (Utah Jazz), Steve Nash (Phoenix Suns), Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas Mavericks), Amar'e Stoudemire (Phoenix Suns), Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs).

All-NBA third team: Manu Ginóbili (San Antonio Spurs), Tracy McGrady (Houston Rockets), Paul Pierce (Boston Celtics), Carlos Boozer (Utah Jazz), Yao Ming (Houston Rockets).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsLeBron JamesSF/PFCleveland Cavaliers30.0
ReboundsDwight HowardCOrlando Magic14.2
BlocksMarcus CambyCDenver Nuggets3.6
AssistsChris PaulPGNew Orleans Hornets11.6
StealsChris PaulPGNew Orleans Hornets2.7
EfficiencyLeBron JamesSF/PFCleveland Cavaliers29.1
3-point field goalsJason RichardsonSG/SFCharlotte Bobcats243

NBA Sixth Man: Manu Ginóbili (San Antonio Spurs).

Most Improved Player: Hedo Turkoglu (Orlando Magic).

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 2007-08 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
LeBron James750.510.59/21.8948.41.51/4.7931.57.32/10.2871.20.10.10.00.00.00.4
Amar'e Stoudemire790.49.04/15.3359.00.06/0.3915.47.04/8.7580.50.10.00.00.00.00.3
Chris Paul800.57.88/16.1448.81.15/3.1137.04.15/4.8885.00.10.10.00.00.00.3
Dwight Howard820.57.11/11.8859.80.00/0.050.06.45/10.9459.00.20.00.00.00.00.3
Kobe Bryant820.59.45/20.6145.91.83/5.0636.27.60/9.0584.00.10.10.00.00.00.3
Dirk Nowitzki770.58.18/17.0647.91.03/2.8636.06.21/7.0688.00.10.00.00.00.00.3
Carlos Boozer810.48.75/16.0154.70.00/0.010.03.58/4.8573.80.10.00.00.00.00.3
Kevin Garnett710.57.52/13.9453.90.00/0.150.03.79/4.7380.10.10.00.00.00.00.3
Tim Duncan780.47.50/15.1049.70.00/0.050.04.33/5.9472.90.10.00.00.00.00.2
Al Jefferson820.48.79/17.5750.00.00/0.060.03.46/4.8072.10.10.00.00.00.00.3

Players of the Month and Players of the Week in the 2007-08 season

PLAYERS OF THE MONTH

MONTHEASTWEST
NovemberDwight Howard (Orlando Magic)Carlos Boozer (Utah Jazz)
DecemberDwight Howard (Orlando Magic)Chris Paul (New Orleans Hornets)
JanuaryLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)Yao Ming (Houston Rockets)
FebruaryLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers)
MarchJoe Johnson (Atlanta Hawks)Chris Paul (New Orleans Hornets)
AprilHedo Turkoglu (Orlando Magic)Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers)

Eastern Players of the Week: Chris Bosh (Toronto Raptors), Kevin Garnett (Boston Celtics) (3), Danny Granger (Indiana Pacers), Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic) (2), LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) (3), Antawn Jamison (Washington Wizards), Joe Johnson (Atlanta Hawks) (2), Andre Miller (Philadelphia 76ers) (2), Paul Pierce (Boston Celtics) (2), Jason Richardson (Charlotte Bobcats) (2), Josh Smith (Atlanta Hawks), Hedo Turkoglu (Orlando Magic) (2), Gerald Wallace (Charlotte Bobcats).

Western Players of the Week: Carmelo Anthony (Denver Nuggets) (2), Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers) (3), Baron Davis (Golden State Warriors), Manu Ginóbili (San Antonio Spurs), Allen Iverson (Denver Nuggets) (3), Stephen Jackson (Golden State Warriors), Al Jefferson (Minnesota Timberwolves), Tracy McGrady (Houston Rockets) (2), Brad Miller (Sacramento Kings), Yao Ming (Houston Rockets), Tony Parker (San Antonio Spurs), Chris Paul (New Orleans Hornets) (2), Brandon Roy (Portland Trail Blazers) (2), Amar'e Stoudemire (Phoenix Suns) (2).

More awards

Citizenship award: Chauncey Billups (Detroit Pistons).

Sportsmanship award: Grant Hill (Phoenix Suns).