This season has brought fans a lot of surprises, but when it comes to awards, only one is based off of such. The NBA’s Most Improved Player award, previously won by Portland’s CJ McCollum, is given to the most improved player of the regular season. Here are likely candidates to receive this year’s award:
For now, the Phoenix Suns sit as the worst team in the Western Conference (record wise). With a record of 18-41, the Sun’s season has set, but the future may be bright.
Many players are being bought out from their current contracts and looking to find new homes on the roster of a contender.
The trade deadline has come and gone, but player relocation is still a factor.