Damian Lillard named MVP of Orlando ‘Bubble’

Monty Williams has been named best coach of the seeding games

The NBA announced today the Kia NBA All-Seeding Games Team and the Kia NBA Player of the Seeding Games to honor top performers for games played July 30 – Aug. 14 during the 2019-20 season restart at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

Kia NBA Player of the Seeding Games 

  • Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers

Kia NBA All-Seeding Games First Team 

  • Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns
  • Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks
  • Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
  • James Harden, Houston Rockets
  • T.J. Warren, Indiana Pacers

Kia NBA All-Seeding Games Second Team

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks
  • Kawhi Leonard, LA Clippers
  • Kristaps Porzingis, Dallas Mavericks
  • Caris LeVert, Brooklyn Nets
  • Michael Porter Jr., Denver Nuggets

Coach of the Seeding Games

  • Monty Williams, Phoenix Suns

A panel of sportswriters and broadcasters who have been on site covering the season restart selected the Kia NBA All-Seeding Games Team and the Kia NBA Player of the Seeding Games.  The media panel voted for five players for the All-Seeding Games First Team and five players for the All-Seeding Games Second Team, choosing a total of 10 players at any position from either conference.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard was a unanimous vote for Kia Player of the Seeding Games. Lillard led the Blazers to a 6-2 record during the eight seeding games, averaging 37.6 points, 4.3 rebounds and 9.6 assists to lift Portland into the Western Conference Play-In.

Game 1 of the Play-In between the Memphis Grizzlies and Portland Trail Blazers tips off this afternoon, Saturday, Aug. 15 ( 2:30 ET, ABC).

Source: NBA.com.

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