Nikola Jokic
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According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic has been voted the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for a second consecutive season. A formal announcement is expected this week.

Jokic, 27, averaged career-highs this past regular season, with 27.1 points and 13.8 rebounds per game. His 7.9 assists per game were the eighth-best number in the league.