LeBron nearly unanimous MVP; two Warriors receive votes

LeBron nearly unanimous MVP; two Warriors receive votes
May 5, 2013, 3:15 pm
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LeBron James was officially named the NBA MVP on Sunday, receiving 120 of the 121 first-place votes.

No surprise there.

In all, 16 players received votes, including a pair of Warriors.

Stephen Curry received three fifth-place votes to finish in 11th place and David Lee also received a fifth-place vote to finish tied for 12th with four other players.

Four teams had multiple players receive votes: Miami, Oklahoma City, San Antonio and the Warriors.

Voting results

Player, team 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
LeBron James, Miami 120 1 - - - 1,207
Kevin Durant, OKC - 93 21 2 3 765
Carmelo Anthony, New York 1 16 51 27 17 475
Chris Paul, LA Clippers - 2 27 39 23 289
Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers - 4 12 23 27 184
Tony Parker, San Antonio - 2 7 8 13 86
Tim Duncan, San Antonio - 2 1 12 10 65
James Harden, Houston - - - 7 12 33
Russell Westbrook, OKC - - - 1 6 9
Dwyane Wade, Miami - - 1 - - 5
Stephen Curry, GSW - - - - 3 3
Kevin Garnett, Boston - - - - 1 1
David Lee, GSW - - - - 1 1
Ty Lawson, Denver - - - - 1 1
Marc Gasol, Memphis - - - - 1 1
 Joakim Noah, Chicago - - - - 1 1

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