Yes, the Lakers won the 1980 NBA finals against the 76er's...and the MVP of the game was Magic Johnson.
The 1987 NBA finals MVP award went to Earvin "Magic" Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers. It was his third MVP award, having won the first two in 1980 and 1982.
The 2008 NBA finals MVP is Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics.
Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers was the NBA Finals MVP.
a mvp trophy
It means Most Valueable Player of the NBA Finals
The 1980 NBA Finals were won by the Los Angeles Lakers, beating the Philadelphia 76ers 123 to 107. Magic Johnson was named MVP after playing what some have described as the best game of his career.
LBJ-2011-12 NBA Season
The Los Angeles Lakers won the 1980 NBA Finals.
No, the youngest player to ever win the MVP Award is Wes Unseld, who won after the 1968-69 season at age 23 for the Baltimore Bullets. Magic Johnson is the youngest player and only rookie to be named the Finals MVP at the age of 20 years in the 1980 NBA Finals.
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.
1 championship. He also won the NBA finals MVP. In the 2012 NBA finals.
Hakeem Olajuwon - 1994
Tim Duncan won both the MVP and Finals MVP in the 2002-03 Season
The San Antonio Spurs Tony Parker was selected as the NBA Finals MVP in 2007. This series consisted of four games in which the Spurs swept the Clevland Cavaliers for the NBA Championship
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 didn't start giving out regular season MVP awards until the 1955-56 season (Bob Pettit) and they didn't start giving out Finals MVP awards until the 1969 NBA Finals (Jerry West).