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NBA MVP rankings: Week 1

ESPN.com editor Maurice Brooks (@MoBrooksESPN) continues his NBA MVP rankings countdown each week at Twitter and ESPN.com. To get your MVP comments on ESPN.com, respond to our NBA MVP Top 10 rankings using the hashtag #NBAMVP.

1. LEBRON JAMES, HEAT @KingJames

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2. KEVIN DURANT, THUNDER @KDTrey5

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3. DWIGHT HOWARD, MAGIC @DwightHoward

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4. KOBE BRYANT, LAKERS

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5. KEVIN LOVE, TIMBERWOLVES @kevinlove

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6. DERRICK ROSE, BULLS

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7. CHRIS PAUL, CLIPPERS @CP3

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8. RUSSELL WESTBROOK, THUNDER @russwest44

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9. PAUL MILLSAP, JAZZ

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10. KYLE LOWRY, ROCKETS @Klow7

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What is #NBAMVP?

#NBAMVP is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along.

You can also follow along here: @NBAonESPN