Carter-Williams to be rookie of year
Michael Carter-Williams is one of three rookies in NBA history to average at least 16 points, six rebounds and six assists per game. The others? Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson.
|-- ESPN Stats & Information|
The award is expected to be announced next week.
News of the voting was earlier reported Saturday on NJ.com.
Carter-Williams averaged 16.7 points, 6.3 assists, and 6.2 rebounds as one of the few bright spots in the Sixers' dismal 19-63 campaign.
Drafted with the 11th overall pick out of Syracuse, Carter-Williams was the Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month four times this season.
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