The MVP for the NBA 1986-87 season was Magic Johnson playing for the LA Lakers.
Larry Bird (BOS Celtics)
Larry Bird won the NBA MVP award three times in 1984, 1985, and 1986. He also won the NBA Finals MVP twice in 1984 and 1986.
Isiah Thomas of the Detroit Pistons
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.
a mvp trophy
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.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 6 NBA MVP awards
No, he never won NBA MVP.
An MVP Trophy
LBJ-2011-12 NBA Season
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar won 6 NBA MVP Awards.
The MVP of the 2006-2007 NBA championship was Tony Parker.
won 5 NBA MVP awards, 6 NBA Finals MVP awards, and 3 NBA All-Star Game awards
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.
5 MVP's total - NBA Finals MVP (2009), NBA Most Valuable Player (2008), &  NBA All-Star Game MVP (2002, 2007, 2009).
The 2008 NBA finals MVP is Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics.
Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers was the NBA Finals MVP.
Hakeem Olajuwon - 1994
Kobe Bryant won the MVP award in the 2007-08 NBA season
During the 2000-01 season, Allen Iverson won the MVP Award for the NBA