Tim Duncan won both the MVP and Finals MVP in the 2002-03 Season
Wes Unseld in 1969 and Wilt Chamberlain in 1960.
No rookie since the NHL's inception has ever won the Hart Memorial Trophy (The league MVP trophy which was first presented in 1924) in his rookie year.
Fernando Valenzuela won both the National League Cy Young and Rookie of the Year Awards in 1981. "El Toro" started the season with an 8-0 record. The season was then interrupted by a player's strike. He finished the season at 13-7 with an ERA of 2.48 and 180 strikeouts.
Ichiro Suzuki won both the Rookie of the Year, and the MVP Award in 2001.
Wilt Chamberlain was the 1959-60 NBA Rookie of the year. During his first season in the league, while playing with the Philadelphia Warriors, Chamberlain averaged 37.6 PPG, 27.0 RPG and 2.3 APG in 46.4 MPG. Chamberlain also won the MVP award that season, becoming the first NBA player to ever win both the Rookie of the Year and the MVP awards in the same season.
In 1978, running back Earl Campbell of the Houston Oilers was named MVP by the Pro Football Writers of America and the Newspaper Enterprise Association and Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press.
Robert Earnshaw has scored in every division in England, in both cups (but not finals) and at international level.
Ichiro Suzuki of the Seattle Mariners in 2001 and Fred Lynn of the Boston Red Sox in 1975.
Wes Unseld was the 1968-69 NBA Rookie of the year. During his first season in the league, while playing with the Baltimore Bullets, Unseld averaged 13.8 PPG, 18.2 RPG and 2.6 APG in 36.2 MPG. Unseld also won the MVP award that season, becoming only the second NBA player to ever win both Rookie of the Year and MVP in the same season (the previous was Wilt Chamberlain, in 1959-60).
1. Fred Lynn in 1975 2. Ichiro Suzuki in 2001 These two players won both MVP and Rookie of the Year in the same season.
Wes Unseld of the Baltimore Bullets was both MVP and Rookie of the Year of the 1968-69 NBA season.
The Netherlands played both finals; in 1974 and 1978 and lost both times.
The minimum salary for an NHL rookie is $ 875,00. However, he can earn a set amount of what is called Schedule A and Schedule B bonuses from both the team and league. Correction: $875,000 is the MAXIMUM entry-level salary. (Not counting bonuses.) The minumum salary for a rookie is the same as any other player; $500,000 in 09-10 and 10-11, then $525,000 for the 11-12 season.
Both Wilt Chamberlain of the 1959-60 Philadelphia Warriors and Wes Unseld of the 1968-69 Baltimore Bullets won the NBA Rookie of the Year and MVP awards in the same season.
33 in the regular season and 2 in the playoffs (both in the NBA Finals) according to the Elias sports bureau.
The NHL Stanley cup finals are held at both of the teams cities that are in the finals.
1947. The Sporting News named one Rookie of the Year for both leagues in that season. Robinson was named ROY for the entire majors and not just the National League.
That would be the great Tony Parker!