Luka Dončić is the first favorite to win the season’s Most Valuable Player (MVP) award, according to the directors of NBA League clubs. In the poll, they chose Milwaukee as the first candidate for the title.
In the vote for the most useful player of the upcoming season, Dončić received 48 percent of the votes of the directors of all 30 clubs that participated in the survey. He was left behind by Milwaukee’s first man Janis Andetocumba (34%), Joel Embiid from Philadelphia, he got 14 percent of the vote. The best player of the final Steph Curry got one percent. MVP the last two seasons he was Nikola Jokic from Denver.
He is in the battle of the stars Andetocumba beat Dončić to the question of who the directors would choose as the team leader around whom they would build the team. The Greek got 55 percent of the votes, and the Slovenian 45. The rest didn’t get a single vote.
According to the directors, Milwaukee is the main favorite to win the 2022/23 season. He got 43 percent of the vote. In second place is defending champion Golden State with 25 percent of the votes received, followed by Los Angeles in third Clippers with 21 percent. Last year’s finalist, Boston, received 11 percent of the vote. Dallas is tied for sixth in the West with Minnesota, and they are ahead of them ClippersGolden State, Phoenix, Denver and Memphis.
The poll of directors of the NBA League has a 21-year tradition, but according to the rules, participants may not vote for members of their own teams.