June 28, 1983

1983 NL All-Star voting

CATCHER | 1. Gary Carter, Montreal, 1,547,843.

2. Darrell Porter, St. Louis, 925,367.

FIRST BASE | 1. Al Oliver, Montreal, 879,078.

2. Steve Garvey, San Diego, 760,100. 3. Keith Hernandez, New York. 4. Pete Rose, Philadelphia.

SECOND BASE | 1. Steve Sax, Los Angeles, 1,019,881.

2. Joe Morgan, Philadelphia, 668,192.

THIRD BASE | 1. Mike Schmidt, Philadelphia, 1,154,647.

2. Tim Wallach, Montreal, 552,026.

SHORTSTOP | 1. Ozzie Smith, St. Louis, 1,389,063.

2. Dave Concepcion, Cincinnati, 512,902.

OUTFIELD | 1. Dale Murphy, Atlanta, 1,452,341. 2. Andre Dawson, Montreal, 1,354,870. 3. Tim Raines, Montreal, 884,595.

4. Willie McGree, St. Louis, 870,469.

June 1, 1983

NBA awards [1982-83]



Marvin Gaye sang the national anthem at the All-Star Game in Los Angeles, and Moses Malone predicted a “fo-fo-fo” playoffs sweep for the Philadelphia 76ers, who lost just one postseason game on their way to the championship.



Player of the Year | Moses Malone [76ers] 24.5 points, 15.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 50.2 2-point shooting, 76.1 free throw shooting, 2.0 blocks. 2. Larry Bird [Celtics] 3. Magic Johnson [Lakers] 4. Alex English [Nuggets]

Rookie of the Year | Terry Cummings [Clippers] 23.7 points, 10.6 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 52.3 2-point shooting, 70.9 free throw shooting. Age [21]

Coach of the Year | Billy Cunningham [76ers] 65-17

First team
Forward | Larry Bird [Celtics] 23.6 points, 11.0 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 51.6 2-point shooting, 84.0 free throw shooting. Age [26]

Forward | Alex English [Nuggets] 28.4 points, 7.3 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 51.9 2-point shooting, 82.9 free throw shooting. Age [29]



Center | Moses Malone [76ers] 24.5 points, 15.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 50.2 2-point shooting, 76.1 free throw shooting, 2.0 blocks. Age [27]

Point guard | Magic Johnson [Lakers] 16.8 points, 8.6 rebounds, 10.5 assists, 56.0 2-point shooting, 80.0 free throw shooting. Age [23]

Guard | Sidney Moncrief [Bucks] 22.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.9 assists, 52.8 2-point shooting, 82.6 free throw shooting. Age [25]



Second team
Forward | Julius Erving [76ers] 21.4 points, 6.8 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 51.8 2-point shooting, 75.9 free throw shooting. Age [32]

Forward | Marques Johnson [Bucks] 21.4 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.5 assists, 51.4 2-point shooting, 73.5 free throw shooting. Age [26]

Center | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar [Lakers] 21.8 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 58.9 2-point shooting, 74.9 free throw shooting, 2.2 blocks. Age [37]

Guard | George Gervin [Spurs] 26.2 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 49.0 2-point shooting, 85.3 free throw shooting. Age [30]

Point guard | Gus Williams [SuperSonics] 20.0 points, 2.6 rebounds, 8.0 assists, 49.1 2-point shooting, 75.1 free throw shooting, 2.3 steals. Age [29]

Honorable mention
Forward | Kiki Vandeweghe [Nuggets] 26.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 55.6 2-point shooting, 87.5 free throw shooting. Age [24]

Center | Robert Parish [Celtics] 19.3 points, 10.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 55.1 2-point shooting, 69.8 free throw shooting. Age [29]

Center | Artis Gilmore [Spurs] 18.0 points, 12.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 63.0 2-point shooting, 74.0 free throw shooting, 2.3 blocks. Age [33]

Forward | Terry Cummings [Clippers] 23.7 points, 10.6 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 52.3 2-point shooting, 70.9 free throw shooting. Age [21]
— Kevin Brewer