NIKOLA JOKIĆ won by an overwhelming advantage in the selection of the most useful players in the NBA in the 2020/2021 season, ahead of Stephen Curry and Joel Embiid.
Jokic has not missed a single regular season this season. He averaged 26.4 points, 10.8 rebounds, 8.3 assists, 1.3 steals, and 0.7 blocks per game. His shooting percentage is as high as 57%, and his free throw percentage is 87%.
The Denver Nuggets ranked third in the West with a score of 47 wins and 25 losses. He also successfully defeated the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the playoffs, and the Phoenix Suns prevented him from reaching the Western Conference Finals.
Jokic became the first player in the history of his team to win the award, following Hakim Olajuwon, Steve Nash, Dirk Nowitzki and Giannis Antetto The fifth non-American player after Kunpu.
The most impressive proof of Jokic’s (26-year-old) progress since his first NBA league debut six years ago is that he became the lowest-selected player in history in the world’s strongest league and achieved the most negative Prestigious personal awards.
In 2014, Jokic was an anonymous teenager from the unknown club Mega Vizura. He was only slightly bigger than his young center. Therefore, he won a place in the draft. He was only selected as the 41st player in the second round of 2014.
When Denver chose him, the broadcast audience could not see the traditional part of the show, which also proved what kind of “garbage time” Jokic encountered in the draft. Instead of stepping onto the stage and wearing the hat of choosing his club, the player posted an advertisement for a fast food chain that specializes in tacos.
Of course, now this “biggest mistake in the history of NBA draft communication” is being shared on social media: