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Encyclopedia > NBA Most Improved Player Award

The NBA Most Improved Player Award is the annual award presented at season's end to the National Basketball Association (NBA) player who has made the most noticeable improvement from the previous season or seasons. NBA redirects here. ...

Season Player NBA Team
1985-1986 Alvin Robertson San Antonio Spurs
1986-1987 Dale Ellis Seattle SuperSonics
1987-1988 Kevin Duckworth Portland Trail Blazers
1988-1989 Kevin Johnson Phoenix Suns
1989-1990 Rony Seikaly Miami Heat
1990-1991 Scott Skiles Orlando Magic
1991-1992 Pervis Ellison Washington Bullets
1992-1993 Chris Jackson Denver Nuggets
1993-1994 Don MacLean Washington Bullets
1994-1995 Dana Barros Philadelphia 76ers
1995-1996 Gheorghe Mure┼čan Washington Bullets
1996-1997 Isaac Austin Miami Heat
1997-1998 Alan Henderson Atlanta Hawks
1998-1999 Darrell Armstrong Orlando Magic
1999-2000 Jalen Rose Indiana Pacers
2000-2001 Tracy McGrady Orlando Magic
2001-2002 Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers
2002-2003 Gilbert Arenas Golden State Warriors
2003-2004 Zach Randolph Portland Trail Blazers
2004-2005 Bobby Simmons Los Angeles Clippers
2005-2006 Boris Diaw Phoenix Suns
2006-2007 Monta Ellis Golden State Warriors
  • In 2007 Kevin Martin and Monta Ellis were the closest in voting in award history, with Martin losing the award by three votes.

The 1985-86 NBA Season was the 40th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Alvin Cyrrale Robertson (born July 22, 1962 in Barberton, Ohio) is a retired American basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association from 1984 to 1993, and for one final season in 1995-96. ... The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas. ... The 1986-87 NBA Season was the 41st season of the National Basketball Association. ... Dale Ellis (born August 6, 1960 in Marietta, Georgia) was a professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association. ... The Seattle SuperSonics (or simply Sonics) are an American professional basketball team based in Seattle, Washington. ... The 1987-88 NBA season was the 42nd season of the National Basketball Association. ... Kevin Jerome Duckworth, aka The Duck (born April 1, 1964 in Harvey, Illinois) is a former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association, most notably a member of the Portland Trail Blazers. ... The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. ... The 1988-89 NBA season was the 43rd season of the National Basketball Association. ... Kevin Maurice Johnson (born March 4, 1966 in Sacramento, California) is an American former National Basketball Association point guard who played for the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Phoenix Suns. ... The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... The 1989-90 NBA Season was the 44th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Ronald F. Seikaly (Arabic: ) is a retired Lebanese-American basketball player. ... The Miami Heat (known as the HEAT [in all capital letters] on official team publications) are a professional basketball team based in Miami, Florida, United States. ... The 1990-91 NBA Season was the 45th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Scott Allen Skiles (born March 5, 1964 in LaPorte, Indiana) is a former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Chicago Bulls. ... The Orlando Magic is a professional basketball team based in Orlando, Florida. ... The 1991-92 NBA Season was the 46th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Pervis Ellison (born April 3, 1967 in Savannah, Georgia) is a former college and professional NBA basketball player. ... The Washington Wizards are a professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C.. They play in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 1992-93 NBA season was the 47th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (born Chris Wayne Jackson on March 9, 1969 in Gulfport, Mississippi) is an American former professional basketball player. ... For the original defunct Denver Nuggets, see Denver Nuggets (original). ... The 1993-94 NBA season was the 48th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Donald James MacLean (born January 16, 1970 in Palo Alto, California) is a former professional basketball player in the NBA. He was selected by the Detroit Pistons in the 1992 NBA Draft but was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers who in turn traded him to the Washington Bullets. ... The Washington Wizards are a professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C.. They play in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 1994-95 NBA season was the 49th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Dana Bruce Barros (born April 13, 1967 in Boston, Massachusetts) is a former professional player in the National Basketball Association. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The 1995-96 NBA season was the 50th season of the National Basketball Association, although the league didnt celebrate this anniversary until the following season. ... Gheorghe Dumitru MureÅŸan (IPA: /gi. ... The Washington Wizards are a professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C.. They play in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 1996-97 NBA season was the 51st season of the National Basketball Association. ... Isaac Ike Austin (b. ... The Miami Heat (known as the HEAT [in all capital letters] on official team publications) are a professional basketball team based in Miami, Florida, United States. ... The 1997-98 NBA season was the 52nd season of the National Basketball Association. ... Alan Henderson is a professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA. After a college career at Indiana University, he was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks, and has since played for both the Hawks and the Dallas Mavericks. ... The Atlanta Hawks are an American professional basketball team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... The 1998-99 NBA season was the 53rd season of the National Basketball Association. ... Darrell Eugene Armstrong (born June 22, 1968 in Gastonia, North Carolina) is an American professional basketball player for the NBAs New Jersey Nets. ... The Orlando Magic is a professional basketball team based in Orlando, Florida. ... The 1999-2000 NBA season was the 54th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Jalen Anthony Rose (born January 30, 1973 in Detroit, Michigan) is a former American professional basketball player in the NBA currently working for ESPN. In college he was a member of the University of Michigan Wolverines Fab Five (along with Chris Webber, Juwan Howard, Jimmy King and Ray Jackson) that... The Indiana Pacers are a professional basketball team that plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 2000-01 NBA season was the 55th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Tracy Lamar McGrady, Jr. ... The Orlando Magic is a professional basketball team based in Orlando, Florida. ... The 2001-02 NBA season is the 56th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Jermaine L. ONeal (born October 13, 1978, in Columbia, South Carolina) is an American National Basketball Association player who currently plays for the Indiana Pacers. ... The Indiana Pacers are a professional basketball team that plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 2002-03 NBA season is the 57th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Gilbert Jay Arenas Jr. ... The Golden State Warriors are a professional basketball team based in Oakland, California. ... The 2003-04 NBA season is the 58th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Zach Randolph (born July 16, 1981 in Marion, Indiana) is an American professional basketball player currently with the New York Knicks of the NBA. // Randolph grew up in Marion, Indiana and attended Marion High School, where his coach was Moe Smedley. ... The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. ... The 2004-05 NBA season was the 59th season of the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... Bobby Simmons (born June 2, 1980) in Chicago, IL) is a professional basketball player in the NBA. Simmons played three years of college basketball for DePaul University before being selected in the second round (42nd pick overall) of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Seattle SuperSonics. ... Clippers redirects here. ... The 2005-06 NBA season was the 60th season of the National Basketball Association. ... Boris Babacar Diaw-Riffiod, better known as Boris Diaw, (born April 16, 1982 in Cormeilles, France) is a French professional basketball player for the NBAs Phoenix Suns. ... The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... The 2006-07 NBA season was the 61st season of the National Basketball Association. ... Monta Ellis (born October 26, 1985 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American professional basketball player, who plays the point guard and shooting guard positions. ... The Golden State Warriors are a professional basketball team based in Oakland, California. ... Kevin Martin may refer to one of several people: Kevin Martin (basketball), NBA shooting guard Kevin Martin (curling), Canadian curler Kevin Martin (FCC), U.S. politician and FCC commissioner Kevin L. Martin, African-American political commentator Kevin Martin (U.S. musician), singer of the Seattle-based band Candlebox Kevin Martin... Monta Ellis (born October 26, 1985 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American professional basketball player, who plays the point guard and shooting guard positions. ...

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