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: Man Shot And Killed In Parking Lot Along Florin Road
The two other players nominated are D’Angelo Russell of the Brooklyn Nets and Pascal Siakam of the Toronto Raptors.READ MORE: Crews Responding To Fire In Courtland
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 Pretty Solid Case': Judge Orders Paul and Ruben Flores To Trial In Kristin Smart Murder
The winner will be announced at the NBA Awards in late June.