NBA Rookie of the Year

Sports Basketball

Missing: Don Meineke (1953) * Ray Felix (1954)

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57

1955

Bob Pettit

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

55

1956

Maurice Stokes

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

71

1957

Tommy Heinsohn

Basketball Coach

0% (0 of 0 votes)

26

1958

Woody Sauldsberry

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

60

1959

Elgin Baylor

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

38

1960

Wilt Chamberlain

Basketball Player

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

41

1961

Oscar Robertson

Basketball Player

5.13% (2 of 39 votes)

48

1962

Walt Bellamy

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 2 votes)

50

1963

Terry Dischinger

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

59

1964

Jerry Lucas

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

18

1965

Willis Reed

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

31

1966

Rick Barry

Basketball Player

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

61

1967

Dave Bing

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

32

1968

Earl Monroe

Basketball Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

19

1969

Wes Unseld

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

36

1970

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (NBA)

Basketball Player

17.95% (7 of 39 votes)

53

1971

Geoff Petrie

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 2 votes)

62

1971

Dave Cowens

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

51

1972

Sidney Wicks

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

63

1973

Bob McAdoo

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 7 votes)

56

1974

Ernie DiGregorio 

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 10 votes)

65

1975

Jamaal Wilkes

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

47

1976

Alvan Adams

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

2

1977

Adrian Dantley

Basketball Player

100% (1 of 1 votes)

28

1978

Walter Davis

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

46

1979

Phil Ford

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

40

1980

Larry Bird

Basketball Player

5.13% (2 of 39 votes)

45

1981

Darrell Griffith

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

44

1982

Buck Williams

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

43

1983

Terry Cummings

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

21

1984

Ralph Sampson

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

16

1985

Michael Jordan

Basketball Player

53.96% (75 of 139 votes)

8

1986

Patrick Ewing

Basketball Player

83.33% (15 of 18 votes)

52

1987

Chuck Person

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

33

1988

Mark Jackson

Basketball Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

37

1989

Mitch Richmond

Basketball Player

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

34

1990

David Robinson

Basketball Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

24

1991

Derrick Coleman (NBA)

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

58

1992

Larry Johnson (NBA)

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

17

1993

Shaquille O'Neal

Basketball Player

52.48% (53 of 101 votes)

14

1994

Chris Webber

Basketball Player

54.41% (37 of 68 votes)

29

1995

Jason Kidd

Basketball Player

46.15% (6 of 13 votes)

42

1995

Grant Hill

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

23

1996

Damon Stoudamire

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

10

1997

Allen Iverson

Basketball Player

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

30

1998

Tim Duncan

Basketball Player

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

13

1999

Vince Carter

Basketball Player

54.55% (102 of 187 votes)

20

2000

Steve Francis

Basketball Player

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

22

2000

Elton Brand

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

68

2001

Mike Miller

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

66

2002

Pau Gasol

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

1

2003

Amare Stoudemire

Basketball Player

100% (1 of 1 votes)

15

2004

LeBron James

Basketball Player

54.26% (439 of 809 votes)

69

2005

Emeka Okafor

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

11

2006

Chris Paul

Basketball Player

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

64

2007

Brandon Roy

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

39

2008

Kevin Durant

Basketball Player

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

3

2009

Derrick Rose

Basketball Player

100% (6 of 6 votes)

67

2010

Tyreke Evans

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

9

2011

Blake Griffin

Basketball Player

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

12

2012

Kyrie Irving

Basketball Player

55.68% (49 of 88 votes)

70

2013

Damian Lillard

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

5

2014

Michael Carter-Williams

Basketball Player

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

2015

Andrew Wiggins

Basketball Player

100% (5 of 5 votes)

4

2016

Karl-Anthony Towns

Basketball Player

100% (3 of 3 votes)

27

2017

Malcolm Brogdon

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

25

2018

Ben Simmons

Basketball Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

35

2019

Luka Doncic

Basketball Player

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

49

2020

Ja Morant

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 16 votes)

54

2021

LaMelo Ball

Basketball Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

7

2022

Scottie Barnes

Basketball Player

100% (2 of 2 votes)