The three finalists for the individual awards were announced Wednesday. The winners will be announced on June 25 in Santa Monica, California during the NBA Awards show. Davis was also a finalist for Defensive Player of the Year, along with Utah's Rudy Gobert and Philadelphia center Joel Embiid.
The other finalists: ROOKIE OF THE YEAR Donovan Mitchell, Utah Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Jayson Tatum, Boston COACH OF THE YEAR Dwane Casey, Toronto Quin Snyder, Utah Brad Stevens, Boston SIXTH MAN Eric Gordon, Houston
Fred VanVleet, Toronto Lou Williams, Clippers MOST IMPROVED PLAYER Clint Capela, Houston Spencer Dinwiddie, Brooklyn Victor Oladipo, Indiana