Award-winning hoops writing
February, 19, 2013
By Henry Abbott
The Professional Basketball Writers Association announced its award-winners from 2012 during All-Star Weekend in Houston. They come in three categories: game story, column and feature. Congratulations to the nine winners:
- Dave McMenamin of ESPN LA on Game 1 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals.
- Benjamin Hochman of the Denver Post on Carmelo Anthony's first game against Denver.
- Steve Aschburner of NBA.com on Celtics vs. Heat.
- Ian Thomsen of Sports Illustrated on LeBron James.
- Kevin Ding of the Orange County Register on Jeremy Lin.
- Fran Blinebury of NBA.com on Yao Ming.
- Jonathan Abrams of Grantland on the Malice at the Palace.
- Kevin Arnovitz of ESPN.com on Neil Olshey.
- Marc Stein of ESPN.com on Steve Nash becoming a Laker.