Kyrie Irving officially wins ROY, somebody votes for Selby

Kyrie Irving officially wins ROY, somebody votes for Selby

http://twitter.com/#!/JCameratoNBA/status/202409388097536002

As we reported yesterday, Kyrie Irving has officially won the NBA’s Rookie of the Year award. More surprisingly than Irving winning is the fact that somebody game Josh Selby a third-place vote even though he just played 237 minutes over the course of just 28 games.

Somehow Josh Selby got a 3rd place vote despite playing only 28 gms, 237 mins, and scoring a grand total of 63 pts…FOR THE SEASON.

— NBA Guru (@NBAGuru) May 15, 2012

Josh Selby got a Rookie of the Year vote. Did Carmelo Anthony get a ballot?

— Robin Lundberg (@robinlundberg) May 15, 2012

Assume the voter who gave Josh Selby a 3rd-place ROY vote did so on a dare, to see how ridiculous he/she could be before NBA revokes ballot

— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) May 15, 2012

If you saw Josh Selby in those summer charity games, and literally never again, you would've given him a 3rd-place vote too.

— Adam Reisinger (@AdamReisinger) May 15, 2012

Josh Selby got a third-place vote in the Rookie of the Year voting. That has to be the worst vote of the awards season, right?

— Mike Prada (@MikePradaSBN) May 15, 2012

Maybe I'm being too harsh on Josh Selby. He did have two nine-point games and averaged 2.3 ppg, 1.1 apg and 34.7 FG% his rookie season!

— Jody Genessy (@DJJazzyJody) May 15, 2012

Disappointed in whoever gave Josh Selby a third-place vote. Why not go all the way and put him 1st? Go hard or go home.

— Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) May 15, 2012

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2012/05/15/kyrie-irving-officially-wins-roy-somebody-votes-for-selby/

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