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.
The NBA MVP gets a salary raise for every MVP award he receives.
LeBron James was the 2009 NBA MVP.
Kevin Garnett was the 2004 NBA MVP.
Derrick Rose is the youngest MVP in the history of the NBA
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 6 NBA MVP awards
No, he never won NBA MVP.
LBJ-2011-12 NBA Season
a mvp trophy
5 MVP's total - NBA Finals MVP (2009), NBA Most Valuable Player (2008), &  NBA All-Star Game MVP (2002, 2007, 2009).
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar won 6 NBA MVP Awards.
The MVP of the 2006-2007 NBA championship was Tony Parker.
www.NBA.com is the best place for everything nba basketball. They usually have a poll where you can vote for season mvp and Finals mvp.
Hakeem Olajuwon - 1994
The 2008 NBA finals MVP is Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics.
Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers was the NBA Finals MVP.
An MVP Trophy
Michael Jordan has 5 NBA MVP, 6 NBA Finals MVP and 3 NBA All-Star MVP, All together would be 14 MVPs
The MVP (Most Valuable Player) is an award handed out during the NBA playoffs. Many people around the league (analysts, commentators, etc.) are allowed to vote for who they believe is the NBA MVP for the regular season. This is different from the NBA Finals' MVP. As of the 2008-2009 season, LeBron James is the last winner of the MVP trophy.
won 5 NBA MVP awards, 6 NBA Finals MVP awards, and 3 NBA All-Star Game awards