SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento Kings point guard De’Aaron Fox is a finalist for the NBA’s Most Improved Player Award.
The league made the announcement Friday evening.READ MORE: Ring Videos Show Creepy Encounters By Man At Home of Sacramento Mother And Her Children
The two other players nominated are D’Angelo Russell of the Brooklyn Nets and Pascal Siakam of the Toronto Raptors.READ MORE: 'I Thank God': More California Churches To Offer Vaccines In Effort To Reach Underserved Communities
In his second year in the NBA, Fox averaged 17.3 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 7.3 assists per game.
That’s up from his rookie season’s averages of 11.6 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 4.4 assists per game.MORE NEWS: 'A Trend That Won't Go Away': Sacramento City Leaders Consider Permanent Plans For Street Dining
The winner will be announced at the NBA Awards in late June.