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Maurice Podoloff
Organization leader, Hall of fame inductee, Deceased Person, Person

Maurice Podoloff was a U.S. lawyer and basketball and ice hockey administrator. He was the first president of the National Basketball Association. He served from the league's founding as the Basketball Association of America in 1946 until 1963.

NBA Most Valuable Player Award
Award category, Sports League Award Type

The National Basketball Association Most Valuable Player is an annual National Basketball Association award given since the 1955–56 NBA season to the best performing player of the regular season. The winner receives the Maurice Podoloff Trophy, which...