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tora tora
03-29-2004, 04:21 PM
NEW YORK (Ticker) - After leading their respective teams to undefeated records last week, Ron Artest of the Indiana Pacers and Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday earned the NBA Player of the Week awards.

Taking Eastern Conference honors, Artest averaged 22.0 points, 4.5 assists and 4.5 steals as the Pacers went 4-0 last week. The Packers played two of the games without leading scorer Jermaine O'Neal. Artest averaged 27.5 points and tied a team record with eight steals in a 115-91 victory over Dallas on March 26.

Bryant picked up the Western Conference award after guiding the Lakers to a 3-0 week while averaging 35.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists. He had 36 points in 37 minutes in a 115-91 rout of the Sacramento Kings on March 24.

Golden State's Erick Dampier, Houston's Yao Ming, Miami's Lamar Odom and Dwyane Wade, Philadelphia's Kenny Thomas and Portland's Damon Stoudamire also were considered for the awards.

Southside_Pacer
03-29-2004, 04:25 PM
I didn't know we were the Packers. :whoknows:

But congrats to Ronnie! :applaud: :rock:

Hicks
03-29-2004, 04:38 PM
Taking Eastern Conference honors, Artest averaged 22.0 points, 4.5 assists and 4.5 steals as the Pacers went 4-0 last week. The Packers played two of the games without leading scorer Jermaine O'Neal. Artest averaged 27.5 points and tied a team record with eight steals in a 115-91 victory over Dallas on March 26.

:wtf:

tora tora
03-29-2004, 04:41 PM
Taking Eastern Conference honors, Artest averaged 22.0 points, 4.5 assists and 4.5 steals as the Pacers went 4-0 last week. The Packers played two of the games without leading scorer Jermaine O'Neal. Artest averaged 27.5 points and tied a team record with eight steals in a 115-91 victory over Dallas on March 26.

:wtf:

lol didn't notice that, just picked it up off an ap news feed... oh well, congratulations to Ron anyway.

tora tora
03-29-2004, 09:15 PM
http://www.nba.com/news/pow_040329.html

MSA2CF
03-29-2004, 09:29 PM
He shoulda been the Western Conference Player of the Week too. :mad:

efx
03-29-2004, 09:37 PM
He shoulda been the Western Conference Player of the Week too. :mad:

Why?

MSA2CF
03-29-2004, 10:08 PM
He shoulda been the Western Conference Player of the Week too. :mad:

Why?

He is just that good. ;)

efx
03-29-2004, 10:16 PM
True. But Kobe's also been damn impressive. He's the only current laker I get any enjoyment from watching.