2004-05

Summary and Awards / Teams

NBA 2004-05 Regular Season and Playoffs Summary.

Information about the 2004-2005 NBA season, including champion, MVP awards, statistical leaders and other basic data.

Playoffs Summary

NBA Champion
2005 NBA Champion
San Antonio Spurs
2005 NBA Champion
NBA Finals
San Antonio Spurs
4 - 3
Detroit Pistons
Finals MVP
Tim Duncan
San Antonio Spurs

Regular Season Summary

Best Record
Phoenix Suns
62-20 (.756)
Season MVP
Steve Nash
Phoenix Suns
Defensive Player
Ben Wallace
Detroit Pistons
Rookie of the Year
Emeka Okafor
Charlotte Bobcats
Coach of the Year
Mike D'Antoni
Phoenix Suns
All-Star Game MVP
Allen Iverson
Philadelphia 76ers
Most Improved Player
Bobby Simmons
Los Angeles Clippers
6th Man of the Year
Ben Gordon
Chicago Bulls
Scoring Leader
Allen Iverson
Philadelphia 76ers
30.7 points per game
Rebounds Leader
Kevin Garnett
Minnesota Timberwolves
13.5 rebounds per game
Assists Leader
Steve Nash
Phoenix Suns
11.5 assists per game
Steals Leader
Larry Hughes
Washington Wizards
2.9 steals per game
Blocks Leader
Andrei Kirilenko
Utah Jazz
3.3 blocks per game