Antetokounmpo and Harden close out this season’s monthly winners

Press release from the NBA

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo 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 March and April.

Other nominees for Kia NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Month were Brooklyn’s D’Angelo Russell, Philadelphia’s Ben Simmons, Orlando’s Nikola Vučević and Charlotte’s Kemba Walker.

Other nominees for Kia NBA Western Conference Player of the Month were Phoenix’s Devin Booker, Portland’s Damian Lillard, Utah’s Donovan Mitchell, Minnesota’s Karl-Anthony Towns and the LA Clippers’ Lou Williams.

Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Dallas Mavericks guard-forward Luka Dončić have been named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in March and April.

Other nominees for Kia NBA Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month were Charlotte’s Miles Bridges, New York’s Mitchell Robinson and Cleveland’s Collin Sexton.

Other nominees for Kia NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month were Phoenix’s Deandre Ayton, Sacramento’s Marvin Bagley III, Dallas’ Jalen Brunson, the LA Clippers’ Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and New Orleans’ Frank Jackson.

Orlando Magic head coach Steve Clifford and Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts have been named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in March and April.

Other nominees for NBA Eastern Conference Coach of the Month were Brooklyn’s Kenny Atkinson, Charlotte’s James Borrego and Detroit’s Dwane Casey.

Other nominees for NBA Western Conference Coach of the Month were Houston’s Mike D’Antoni, Golden State’s Steve Kerr, San Antonio’s Gregg Popovich, the LA Clippers’ Doc Rivers and Utah’s Quin Snyder.