Picking the NBA midseason awards

It’s All-Star Weekend, which marks the halfway point of the NBA season. This year has certainly been a barnburner, with plenty of players dominating as usual and others stepping up unexpectedly.

This begs the following question: if the NBA season were to end today, who would win the major trophies? Though the usual run-of-the-mill names come to mind, it’s a harder decision than it seems.

Fortunately, a great deal of research has been done and if you were to ask this writer, there’s no further question as to who would receive the following awards.