"I don't go for individual accolades", said Hart, who finished with 12 points in the title game.
The Lakers looked out of gas following a dramatic double-overtime win over the Cavaliers on Monday night, falling behind 31-19 in the first period and missing their first 11 three-point attempts. Not because he wasn't good enough, but because he was too good for his competition. He helped the Cavaliers prevent the Golden State Warriors from repeating in the 2016 NBA Finals, as Cleveland managed to overcome a 3-1 deficit and beat the reigning NBA champions.
Mykhailiuk, 21, was selected with the 47th overall pick in the second round of the 2018 National Basketball Association draft by the Lakers. While he showed promise during his rookie campaign, his coming out party seems to be happening during the summer.
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The fee for Blind, who cost £13.8m when he left Ajax for Old Trafford in 2014, could rise to £18.5m. He said: "I think Daley is a fantastic player".
James' time with the Lakers - a team with a young core and multiple polarizing veterans - could test his leadership ability like never before. They won the tournament a year ago behind co-MVPs Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma.
But Hart is showing tremendous upside and he could be poised for a breakout season.
While James' appearance definitely caused a buzz, it was his fashion choice that really made for the MVP of the day.
Lakers president Magic Johnson told reporters on a conference call on Friday that Hart is "playing unbelievable" in Las Vegas and is "pushing to start" during the regular season.