Embiid, Harden named January NBA Players of the Month
NBA.com Global on Feb 02, 2019 08:31 AM
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NBA press release
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and Houston Rockets guard James Harden have been named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in January.
Other nominees for Kia NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Month were Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo, Washington’s Bradley Beal, Toronto’s Kawhi Leonard, Brooklyn’s D’Angelo Russell and Philadelphia’s Ben Simmons.
Other nominees for Kia NBA Western Conference Player of the Month were Golden State’s Stephen Curry, Oklahoma City’s Paul George, Denver’s Nikola Jokić, Portland’s Damian Lillard and Utah’s Donovan Mitchell.