LeBron James wins 2012 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award



NEW YORK -- LeBron James of the Miami Heat is the winner of the Maurice Podoloff Trophy as the 2011-12 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award, the NBA announced today. James earns the honor for the third time in four seasons and becomes the first player since Michael Jordan to win at least three MVPs.

NBA 於今天宣布,熱火隊的 LeBron James 是 2011-12 球季 NBA 年度最有價值球員的得主,LeBron 在四個賽季第三度得到此榮耀,是除了籃球之神 Michael Jordan 之外,第二位贏得三個年度 MVP 頭銜的球員。

James totaled 1,074 points, including 85 first-place votes, from a panel of 121 voters that consisted of sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the United States and Canada as well as an NBA.com MVP fan vote. For the third consecutive season, the NBA and Kia Motors America gave fans the opportunity to submit their votes by ranking their top five choices through a dedicated Web page on NBA.com. The fan vote counted as one vote and was compiled with the 120 media votes to determine the winner. Players were awarded 10 points for each first-place vote, seven points for each second-place vote, five for third, three for fourth and one for each fifth-place vote received.

LeBron 總得分為 1074 分,美國及加拿大的 121 名體育記者以及廣播人員組成的投票小組其中 85 人以第一順位投給他,連續第三個賽季美國的 Kia 汽車在網站上也提供了投票機制,讓美國的球迷票選出自己心中的前五大球員,球員的投票為一票,並且與媒體的 120 票合併計算決定勝負,排行第一的球員一次可得十分,第二順位得七分,第三順位得五分,第四順位得三分,第五順位得一分。

Rounding out the top five in voting are Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant (889 points, 24 first-place votes), the Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul (385, six first-place votes), the Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant (352, two first-place votes), and San Antonio's Tony Parker (331, four first-place votes).

前五名的得票者有雷霆的 Kevin Durant(889 分,24 張第一名選票),快艇的 Chris Paul(385 分,6 張第一名選票),湖人的 Kobe Bryant(352 分,兩張第一名選票),馬刺的 Tony Parker(331 分,四張第一名選票)。

James led the Heat to a 46-20 mark and the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs. Despite averaging a career-low 37.5 minutes, the eight-time All-Star led the NBA in plus-minus score differential (+7.6) and ranked third in scoring (27.1 ppg), while pacing the Heat in assists (6.2 apg) and tying for the team lead in rebounds (7.9 rpg). In addition, James established career bests in field goal percentage (.531) and three-point field goal percentage (.362).

LeBron 率領熱火,以 46 勝 20 負的成績,在東區以第二種子之姿進入季後賽,儘管今年出賽時間平均是生涯最低的 37.5 分鐘,但八次入選全明星,場上得分正負差為(+7.6),得分排名第三(27.1),助攻(6.2),籃板(7.9),除此之外,今年 LeBron 的兩分命中率(.531)和三分命中率(.362)皆為生涯最高。

This season, James was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Month twice (January and February), and he captured Eastern Conference Player of the Week honors six times, extending his NBA record for the most Player of the Week awards to 37. James has scored double-figure points in 419 consecutive career games, the seventh-longest streak in NBA history, behind Michael Jordan (866), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (streaks of 787 and 508), Karl Malone (575), Moses Malone (526), and Oscar Robertson (428).

在今年 LeBron 兩度拿到東區當月最佳球員(一月以及二月),並且六次贏得了當周最佳球員,延續了他的最多當周最佳球員紀錄達 37 次,更在 419 場,最長連勝為七場的比賽中拿到兩位數的分數,僅次於 Michael Jordan(866),Kareem Abdul-Jabbar(787 以及 508),Moses Malone(575),Oscar Robertson(428)

The NBA MVP trophy is named in honor of the late Maurice Podoloff, the first commissioner of the NBA who served from 1946 until his retirement in 1963.

NBA 最有價值球員獎座為紀念 Maurice Podoloff 而設立,他是第一位在 1946 年得到此殊榮的球員,職業生涯為 1946-1963。

Attached are the voting results for the 2011-12 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award. The balloting was tabulated by the independent accounting firm of Ernst & Young LLP.

下方為 2011-12 Kia NBA 最有價值球員獎的投票結果。抽籤表由獨立的會計師事務所,Ernst & Young 會計師事務所提供。

2011-12 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award Results

2011-12 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award Results

All-Time Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award Winners

All-Time Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award Winners