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NBA Rookie Of The Year Winners List

The NBA Rookie Of The Year

The NBA Rookie of the Year is awarded to the best young player in the league in a regular season and has been awarded since the 1952-53 season. The MVP trophy is named the Eddie Gottlieb Trophy after legendary former Philadelphia coach.

The Rookie of the Year is voted for by a group of Canadian and US broadcasters and sportswriters, each casting a 5-3-1 vote for each player on a ballot.

Of the history of MVP winners, 21 were drafted #1.

Kyrie Irving, Patrick Ewing, and Pau Gasol are the only ROY winners not born in the USA.

The youngest MVP in history, D-Rose

NBA Rookie of the Year winners list

Below is a list of NBA Rookie of the Year winners and player stats.

Season Player Team PTS TRB AST
2016-17 Malcolm Brogdon MIL 10.2 2.8 4.2
2015-16 Karl-Anthony Towns MIN 18.3 10.5 2.0
2014-15 Andrew Wiggins MIN 16.9 4.6 2.1
2013-14 Michael Carter-Williams PHI 16.7 6.2 6.3
2012-13 Damian Lillard POR 19.0 3.1 6.5
2011-12 Kyrie Irving CLE 18.5 3.7 5.4
2010-11 Blake Griffin LAC 22.5 12.1 3.8
2009-10 Tyreke Evans SAC 20.1 5.3 5.8
2008-09 Derrick Rose CHI 16.8 3.9 6.3
2007-08 Kevin Durant SEA 20.3 4.4 2.4
2006-07 Brandon Roy POR 16.8 4.4 4.0
2005-06 Chris Paul NOK 16.1 5.1 7.8
2004-05 Emeka Okafor CHA 15.1 10.9 0.9
2003-04 LeBron James CLE 20.9 5.5 5.9
2002-03 Amar’e Stoudemire PHO 13.5 8.8 1.0
2001-02 Pau Gasol MEM 17.6 8.9 2.7
2000-01 Mike Miller ORL 11.9 4.0 1.7
1999-00 Elton Brand (Tie) CHI 20.1 10.0 1.9
1999-00 Steve Francis (Tie) HOU 18 5.3 6.6
1998-99 Vince Carter TOR 18.3 5.7 3.0
1997-98 Tim Duncan SAS 21.1 11.9 2.7
1996-97 Allen Iverson PHI 23.5 4.1 7.5
1995-96 Damon Stoudamire TOR 19.0 4.0 9.3
1994-95 Jason Kidd (Tie) DAL 11.7 5.4 7.7
1994-95 Grant Hill (Tie) DET 19.9 6.4 5.0
1993-94 Chris Webber GSW 17.5 9.1 3.6
1992-93 Shaquille O’Neal ORL 23.4 13.9 1.9
1991-92 Larry Johnson CHH 19.2 11.0 3.6
1990-91 Derrick Coleman NJN 18.4 10.3 2.2
1989-90 David Robinson SAS 24.3 12.0 2.0
1988-89 Mitch Richmond GSW 22.0 5.9 4.2
1987-88 Mark Jackson NYK 13.6 4.8 10.6
1986-87 Chuck Person IND 18.8 8.3 3.6
1985-86 Patrick Ewing NYK 20 9.0 2.0
1984-85 Michael Jordan CHI 28.2 6.5 5.9
1983-84 Ralph Sampson HOU 21 11.1 2.0
1982-83 Terry Cummings SDC 23.7 10.6 2.5
1981-82 Buck Williams NJN 15.5 12.3 1.3
1980-81 Darrell Griffith UTA 20.6 3.6 2.4
1979-80 Larry Bird BOS 21.3 10.4 4.5
1978-79 Phil Ford KCK 15.9 2.3 8.6
1977-78 Walter Davis PHO 24.2 6.0 3.4
1976-77 Adrian Dantley BUF 20.3 7.6 1.9
1975-76 Alvan Adams PHO 19 9.1 5.6
1974-75 Jamaal Wilkes GSW 14.2 8.2 2.2
1973-74 Ernie DiGregorio BUF 15.2 2.7 8.2
1972-73 Bob McAdoo BUF 18.0 9.1 1.7
1971-72 Sidney Wicks POR 24.5 11.5 4.3
1970-71 Geoff Petrie (Tie) POR 24.8 3.4 4.8
1970-71 Dave Cowens (Tie) BOS 17.0 15.0 2.8
1969-70 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar MIL 28.8 14.5 4.1
1968-69 Wes Unseld BAL 13.8 18.2 2.6
1967-68 Earl Monroe BAL 24.3 5.7 4.3
1966-67 Dave Bing DET 20 4.5 4.1
1965-66 Rick Barry SFW 25.7 10.6 2.2
1964-65 Willis Reed NYK 19.5 14.7 1.7
1963-64 Jerry Lucas CIN 17.7 17.4 2.6
1962-63 Terry Dischinger CHZ 25.5 8.0 3.1
1961-62 Walt Bellamy CHP 31.6 19.0 2.7
1960-61 Oscar Robertson CIN 30.5 10.1 9.7
1959-60 Wilt Chamberlain PHW 37.6 27.0 2.3
1958-59 Elgin Baylor MNL 24.9 15.0 4.1
1957-58 Woody Sauldsberry PHW 12.8 10.3 0.8
1956-57 Tom Heinsohn BOS 16.2 9.8 1.6
1955-56 Maurice Stokes ROC 16.8 16.3 4.9
1954-55 Bob Pettit MLH 20.4 13.8 3.2
1953-54 Ray Felix BLB 17.6 13.3 1.1
1952-53 Monk Meineke FTW 10.7 6.9 2.2