Early in the weekend the 'news' broke that LeBron James would be named the NBA MVP for the fourth time on Sunday. Shocker right? Tell us something that we don't know!
What we didn't know was whether he would make history by becoming the first player to win the award by a unanimous vote. Well--we now know that answer (and secretly Shaq is smiling).
Most of the world expected to see LeBron win the award by a unanimous vote, but just like the way Shaquille O'Neal was robbed back in 2000 there was one person that did not vote for LeBron.
He was one vote short of unanimous.
Go ahead and shake your heads Miami Heat and LeBron James fans. While Carmelo Anthony--who received the only other vote--had a great season and a tremendous run to close out the season, to say it was better than LeBron's is hard to fathom.
Then again, there were a number of things about this vote that are cause for head-scratching (as pointed out in this Yahoo article).
Kevin Durant was not in th...