NBA Players with the most All-Star MVP Awards



  • 1 Bob Pettit – Four Times

    - Years: 1956, 58, 59 & 1962

    - Teams representing: St. Louis Hawks (Atlanta Hawks)

    - Total A.S.G. score: 224 points

    - The first player to win two consecutive MVPs (1959)

  • 2 Kobe Bryant – Four Times

    - Years: 2002, 07, 09 and 2011

    - Teams representing: LA Lakers

    - Total A.S.G. score: 290 points (the second highest)

  • 3 Oscar Robertson – 3 Times

    - Years: 1961, 1964 & 1969

    - Teams representing: Cincinnati Royals (Sacramento Kings)

    - Total A.S.G. score: 246 points

  • 4 Michael Jordan - 3 Times

    - Years: 1988, 1996 & 1998

    - Teams representing: Chicago Bulls

    - Total A.S.G. score: 262 points

    - The first since Wilt Chamberlain in 1962 to score 40 points in one game (1988)

  • 5 Shaquille O'Neal – 3 Times

    - Years: 2000, 2004 & 2009

    - Teams representing: LA Lakers & Phoenix Suns

    - Total A.S.G. score: 202 points

  • 6 Bob Cousy – Twice

    - Years: 1954 & 1957

    - Teams representing: Boston Celtics

    - Total A.S.G. score: 147 points

    - The first player to win 2 MVPs

  • 7 Julius Erving - Twice

    - Years: 1977 & 1983

    - Teams representing: Philadelphia 76ers

    - Total A.S.G. score: 221 points

  • 8 Isiah Thomas - Twice

    - Years: 1984 & 1986

    - Teams representing: Detroit Pistons

    - Total A.S.G. score: 145 points

  • 9 Karl Malone - Twice

    - Years: 1989 & 1993

    - Teams representing: Utah Jazz

    - Total A.S.G. score: 128 points

  • 10 Magic Johnson – Twice

    - Years: 1990 & 1992

    - Teams representing: LA Lakers

    - Total A.S.G. score: 176 points

  • 11 Allen Iverson - Twice

    - Years: 2001 & 2005

    - Teams representing: Philadelphia 76ers

    - Total A.S.G. score: 130 points

  • 12 LeBron James - Twice

    - Years: 2006 & 2008

    - Teams representing: Cleveland Cavaliers

    - Total A.S.G. score: 291 points (the highest so far)

  • 13 Russell Westbrook - Twice

    - Years: 2015 & 2016

    - Teams representing: Oklahoma City Thunder

    - Total A.S.G. score: 119

    - The first to score +40 points since Michael Jordan in 1988

    - The only player to win 2 consecutive MVPs since Bob Pettit in 1959