Nikola Jokic and Jalen Brunson take Conference Final Players of the Week

Nikola Jokic has earned as the final player of the week in the Western Conference for the final week of the 2023-24 NBA season. On the Eastern Conference side, Jalen Brunson has secured the same honor.

Jokic, known for his impressive skills as a two-time MVP, closed the regular season as player of the week as expected. He averaged 26.5 points with an incredible 69% shooting accuracy and grabbed 11.5 rebounds during Week 25. This outstanding performance helped the Nuggets secure a 3-1 record in their last four games.

On the other hand, Brunson showcased his talent with remarkable stats in New York’s recent victories. He averaged 38.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 7.5 assists, contributing significantly to the Knicks’ success. Brunson’s outstanding performance throughout the regular season earned him four Player of the Week awards so far in this campaign.

Other notable players nominated for the Western Conference award included Bradley Beal, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, LeBron James, CJ McCollum, and Jokic’s teammate Jamal Murray. In the East, Brunson won over nominees like Jarrett Allen, DeMar DeRozan, Tyler Herro, and Myles Turner to take the award.

Nikola Jokic topping MVP ladder in the 2023-24 NBA

As the 2023-24 NBA regular season ended, Nikola Jokic is leading the MVP ladder owing to his impressive performances. In the past week, he participated in four games, winning three and losing one. Maintaining consistent excellence throughout the season, Jokic held impressive averages of 26.4 points, 12.4 rebounds, and 9.0 assists.

Nikola Jokic finishes with the top spot in the 2023-24 NBA
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Jokic’s consistency and skill for winning games have been unbelievable, moving the Nuggets to victory whenever he stepped on the court. His impressive stats this season place him among the league’s top players, making him a clear choice for the top spot in many MVP rankings.

With the playoffs on the horizon and Jokic in exceptional form, he will likely secure his third NBA MVP trophy. Fans can anticipate a thrilling postseason as Jokic leads the charge for the Nuggets.

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