June 22, 1988

NBA awards [1987-88]



Player of the Year | Michael Jordan [Bulls] 35.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists, 54.6 2-point shooting, 84.1 free throw shooting, 3.2 steals.

Rookie of the Year | Mark Jackson [Knicks] 13.6 points, 4.8 rebounds, 10.6 assists, 45.8 2-point shooting, 77.4 free throw shooting. Age [22]



Best game | Celtics 118, Hawks 116 [May 22, 1988] Larry Bird [34 points, 20 in the fourth quarter] outduels Dominique Wilkins [47, 16 in the fourth] in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. | Taken to the Limit | boxscore



Best game, individual | James Worthy [xxx xx, 1988] Larry Bird [34 points, 20 in the fourth quarter] outduels Dominique Wilkins [47, 16 in the fourth] in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. | Taken to the Limit | boxscore

First team
Forward | Larry Bird [Celtics] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Forward | Charles Barkley [76ers] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Center | Akeem Olajuwon [Rockets] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Guard | Michael Jordan [Bulls] 35.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists, 54.6 2-point shooting, 84.1 free throw shooting, 3.2 steals. Age [24]

Point guard | Magic Johnson [Lakers] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Second team
Forward | Dominique Wilkins [Hawks] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [30]

Forward | Kevin McHale [Celtics] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Center | Moses Malone [Bullets] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Guard | Clyde Drexler [Trail Blazers] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Point guard | John Stockton [Jazz] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [27]

Honorable mention
Guard | Fat Lever [Nuggets] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Forward | Mark Aguirre [Mavericks] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Forward | Karl Malone [Jazz] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]

Forward | Alex English [Nuggets] xx.x points, x.x rebounds, x.x assists, xx.x 2-point shooting, xx.x free throw shooting. Age [xx]



— Kevin Brewer