Damian Lillard Named NBA Player of the Seeding Games
August 15, 2020 11:19AM PDT
Shocking to absolutely no one, Damian Lillard is your NBA Player of the Seeding Games, aka Most Valuable Player in the bubble.
The results came out Saturday morning ahead of Portland’s play-in game against Memphis.
Voting results for NBA seeding game MVP and first and second team: pic.twitter.com/WXJX8vOoBg
— Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpears) August 15, 2020
As you can see, Lillard received all 22 votes for the top spot. He was also among three players named as unanimous NBA All-Seeding Games First Team. Devin Booker and Luka Dončić are the other two unanimous first teamers.
Former Blazers assistant and current Suns head coach Monty Williams was named NBA Coach of the Seeding Games. The Suns went 8-0 in the bubble.