NBA News: Nuggets' Nikola Jokic Wins MVP, Lakers' LeBron James Doesn't Get a First-Place Vote

Nikola Jokic won the NBA's MVP award, according to the Atheltic's Shams Charania.
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According to Shams Charania of The Atheltic, Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets has won the NBA's MVP award.

The Tweet from Charania can be seen in a post that is embedded below.

Other players that got first-place votes were Steph Curry, Chris Paul, Joel Embiid, Derrick Rose and Giannis Antetokounmpo.

StatMuse shared the first-place votes below.

One notable name missing from the list of players who got a first-place vote was LeBron James.

James, however, did miss 27 games during the regular season.

The Suns are 6-point favorites over the Denver Nuggets in Phoenix for Game 2 on Wednesday evening, according to FanDuel.

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