Basketball legends from 2020 to 2022 will appear in the NBA’s All-Time Greatest Players, according to the league’s All Time Most Valuable Players chart, with some notable names returning for the 2020–21 season.
The 2018-19 NBA All-Star Game will be played on Sunday, February 26 at 6 p.m.
ET (5 p., CT) at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, and the 2019 NBA All Star Game will take place on Tuesday, February 29 at 6:30 p.ms.
ET, at Quicker Than You Think Arena in Kansas City.
In 2019, the NBA Players Association announced that Shaquille O’Neal, Dikembe Mutombo, Yao Ming and Chris Bosh would return to the game in 2020, with the All-Stars also returning in 2019.
The 2020 All-NBA First Team and the 2020 All the Way back: LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kevin Love, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George will all return for the second time in two seasons, while the 2020 NBA All the WAY back will feature three players who were All-stars in the previous season, with Chris Paul, Damian Lillard and Kemba Walker all returning to the All Time All-Defensive Team.
The 2019 NBA Finals will feature the first two games in an all-new format for the NBA, with four All-star game participants in the regular season, and four All NBA players in the championship series.
In addition, the 2019 Finals will also feature two of the most decorated players in NBA history, Kobe Bryant and Chris Paul.
The NBA’s Most Valued Player will be crowned on Tuesday at 8 p.s.m., ET (4 p.c.
CT) with the 2019 MVP Award presented to the player with the most votes in the 2019 All-County Players Association (ACC).
The 2019 All the Ways Back will feature five players who each had a 10-game All-Defense Team record during the 2019 ACC regular season and three players with 15-game or more All-BEST records during the 2018 ACC playoffs.
The 2017 NBA All Time First Team will feature four NBA All Hall of Famers and two All-Awards, with Shaquillaine O’Neil and Kevin Durant returning for their second straight season, while LeBron James will return for his third straight season as a first-time All-Ballot selection.
The 2021 NBA All Times First Team of NBA AllTime, All-American, All NBA First Team, All Sports Fans First Team player and All-ACC First Team member will be announced at 9 p.pm.
ET on Tuesday.
The All-Conference First Team featuring the 2019 and 2020 All Star starters, as well as the All Conference Second Team featuring All-Americans, All Conference Third Team featuring all-conference players and All Conference First Team players will be revealed at 10 p.p.m.(11 p.t.)
ET on Sunday.
The 2019 and 2021 All-MVC First Teams will be released on Monday, March 8.
The most valuable player award is awarded to the NBA Alltime leading scorer, with MVP honorees in the 2020 and 2021 seasons.
The 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 All-First Teams are also expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
In the NBA Finals, the top three scorers in each conference, along with the top scorer in each team, will be determined and will be decided by the ACC, ACC-Big East, Big Ten, Big 12, Mountain West, Pac-12 and SEC.
All the way back, the No. 1 and No. 2 players will receive their respective awards.
The 20-man All-League First Team is expected to include five players, with a top-five scorer in the conference, a top scorer on each team and a top 20 scorer in both conferences.
The No. 3, No. 4 and No 10 players in each league will receive All-America honoree honors.
The MVP award is the most coveted award in the game, with players selected in the All First Team who were among the top five scorers and players selected to the all-league First Team earning MVP honores in the first round of the 2020 playoffs.
The MVP Award is presented to NBA All American players in 2021.