Chet Holmgren Nominated for 2023-24 Rookie of the Year Award

The NBA announced the finalists for the 2023-2024 season on Sunday. The Oklahoma City Thunder had several representatives among the groups.

Chet Holmgren was nominated for the Rookie of the Year award. After missing last year while recovering from a Lisfranc injury, the 21-year-old was phenomenal in his rookie campaign.

Holmgren averaged 16.5 points on 53% shooting, 7.9 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 2.3 blocks in 82 games this season. He is part of the Thunder trio that led them to the youngest first seed in the league’s history.

Other nominees are Victor Wembanyama and Brandon Miller. The 2023-24 Rookie of the Year will be announced during the 2024 NBA Playoffs,

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Thunder head coach Mark Daigneault also received nominations for MVP and Coach of the Year, respectively.