INFOGRAPHIC: NBA MVP record-breakers

From Wilt Chamberlain to Russell Westbrook, check out this rundown of legendary NBA players who broke records during their MVP seasons

Published: 5:07 PM June 27, 2018

Updated: 2:38 PM July 13, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — The NBA just honored the best of the 2017-2018 season. Here’s a look back on some legendary ballers who made history as league MVPs.

While the voting panel has no official criteria when it comes to choosing who wins the award, there are common things that most MVP winners share — outstanding stats throughout the regular season and their role in their respective teams' season performances.

The following only includes stats during the players’ respective MVP seasons. —