PHILADELPHIA (CBS)– Sixers’ Joel Embiid and Dario Saric are among finalist for Rookie of the Year.
The finalist for the 2017 NBA Awards were announced Friday night prior to Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Finalists in other categories were also announced including:
- Kia NBA Most Valuable Player
- Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year
- Kia NBA Sixth Man Award
- Kia NBA Most Improved Player
- NBA Coach of the Year
The winners will be revealed during the first-ever NBA awards show on June 26.