See All the Looks From the 1st Ever NBA Awards

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player Russell Westbrook poses with the Kia NBA Most Valuable Player award at attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)

See All the Looks From the 1st Ever NBA Awards

This one's for the fellas.

Published June 27, 2017

You don’t have to be into sports to know that, right now, the NBA is the most stylish of the sports leagues. Just look at the sheer amount of bling that the rookies wore to be drafted. 

At the first-ever NBA Awards held on the June 26, these star players and guests gathered on the red carpet not to win NBA Player of the Year, but garner the best dressed award. Check out the looks that stood out. 

  1. Rudy Gay decided on a more casual look: gold-striped tuxedo pants, a printed tee with a naked woman, a lightweight silk-lined jacket and black-and-white sneakers.  

    Celebrities attending the 2017 NBA Awards, Basketball City at Pier 36 in New York City.
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    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Rudy Gay attends the 2017 NBA Awards at Basketball City - Pier 36 - South Street on June 26, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
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  2. Drake took his job as host at the inaugural event very seriously, looking dapper in a formal black-and-white tux.

    Drake arrives to the 2017 NBA Awards at Basketball City on Pier 36 New York City, New York. 
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  3. Festus Ezeli, being 6-foot-11, rocked an elongated suit jacket to compliment his extraordinary height. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player Festus Ezeli attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  4. Paul Pierce decided on head-to-toe all black. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Former NBA player Paul Pierce attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  5. Rudy Gobert looked very clean wearing a black, slim-fitted suit to display his tall, slender athletic frame. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player Rudy Gobert attends the 2017 NBA Awards Live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_002  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for TNT)
  6. James Harden made a bold fashion statement on the carpet in a hunter green suit and floral shirt.

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player, James Harden attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  7. Monty Williams's bold floral coat received a lot of positive attention.

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Winner of the Sager Strong Award, Monty Williams attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  8. Although an actor, Black Panther'Chadwick Boseman and his pinstriped suit were worth mentioning.

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Actor Chadwick Boseman attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  9. Malcolm Brogdon, NBA’s Rookie of the Year, wore a suit some would say resembles the NBA logo as it relates to the color combination. Either way, he looks like a winner!

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Kia NBA Rookie of the Year winner, Malcom Brogdon poses in the press room at Basketball City - Pier 36 - South Street on June 26, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
    (Photo: Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
  10. Eric Gordon wore a navy, paisley print blazer, white slacks and matching navy loafers.

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Kia NBA Sixth Man Award Winner Eric Gordon poses in the press room at the 2017 NBA Awards  at Basketball City - Pier 36 - South Street on June 26, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
    (Photo: Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
  11. Von Miller, who is no stranger to personal style even though he plays football, he came to support his fellow athletes and wore a purple suit, black tee and gold metallic leather stacked heel boots. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NFL player Von Miller attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  12. Kemba Walker accepted his NBA Sportsmanship Award wearing a tailored gray-and-blue windowpane suit and white sneakers. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  Kia NBA Sportsmanship Award winner Kemba Walker poses in the press room at the 2017 NBA Awards Basketball City - Pier 36 - South Street on June 26, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
    (Photo: Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
  13. John Wall decided to the keep the theme of bold colors going by rocking a three-piece red suit as well as matching cheetah print, red-bottomed Christian Louboutin sneakers!

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  John Wall attends the 2017 NBA Awards at Basketball City - Pier 36 - South Street on June 26, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
    (Photo: Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
  14. Dirk Nowitzki was considered one of the best dressed on the red carpet wearing hues of blue from his blazer to his Gucci loafers. 

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player, Dirk Nowitzki attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  15. Draymond Green was a star player who took a fashion risk and wore shorts and loafers. His fans thought it was hilarious. He still won big though!

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player, Draymond Green attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
  16. Russell Westbrook, took home the award for Most Valuable Player and the Best Style Award (yes, that was a category). He is known for his unique style, but at the awards Russell kept the look simple and clean to let some of the other players get some shine!

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26:  NBA player Russell Westbrook poses with the Kia NBA Most Valuable Player award at attends the 2017 NBA Awards live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_003  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TNT)

Written by Maurice Marcel

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