Chris Paul is noted for his on-court leadership and being an assit guru. This former NBA rookie receives the Oscar Robertson Visionary Award for his off-the-court contributions for the ongoing vision of the NBA.
Allen Iverson opened a horizon of opportunities for players over his basketball career. He made his own lane, creating a definitive style and adopting an attitude that had players had previously imagined was not able to be had.
Considered the consumate professional, along with being both a pure and clutch shooter, Ray Allen's off-court contribution adds to his honor as the Man of the Year.