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Devonte’ Graham was snubbed for Most Improved Player, and social media reacted

Many people think Graham deserved to at least be a finalist for the award, including one of the finalists.

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We’ve talked about Devonte’ Graham’s credentials for Most Improved Player numerous times on this site. Apparently the NBA voters disagree, because Graham didn’t even make the top three.

Search ‘Graham MIP’ on Twitter and you’ll find near universal disdain for Graham’s exclusion. There are too many Tweets to post all of them, but here’s a small sample:

Twitter eggs aren’t the only ones that have a problem with the Charlotte Hornets guard being snubbed from the finalist list for Most Improved Player. Former Heat guard Dwyane Wade took to Instagram to voice his confusion.

But perhaps the most telling comment came from one of the actual finalists. After leading the Mavericks to an overtime win over the Bucks, Luka Doncic was asked about his thoughts on being named a finalist for Most Improved Player.

We agree Luka.

Regardless of who NBA writers vote to win the award, I think most fans and players know who the NBA’s actual most improved player was.