Kobe Bryant won the MVP award in the 2007-08 NBA season
Kobe Bryant of the LA Lakers
The 2007-2008 MVP was already named- the winner being Kobe Bryant.
LeBron James was the 2009 NBA MVP.
The NBA MVP gets a salary raise for every MVP award he receives.
Derrick Rose is the youngest MVP in the history of the NBA
Kevin Garnett was the 2004 NBA MVP.
Considering that their are only 4 given out for the entire season (Rookie Challenge MVP, All-Star Game MVP, NBA MVP [for the season], and the NBA Finals MVP), the most prestigious would easily be the NBA MVP award.
a mvp trophy
Kobe Bryant was named NBA Finals MVP only once. 08-09 season.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 6 NBA MVP awards