Sacramento Kings point guard Dearon Fox and New York Knicks guard Jalen Branson have been named the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Players of the Week for the fourth week, the league reported on its website X.
Fox led his team to four wins in four games with averages of 32.3 points, 6.3 assists and 2.3 steals per game. In the Western Conference, “Kings” are in fourth place with eight wins in 12 games.
Branson helped the Knicks to three wins in four games, averaging 28.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 54.3 percent from three. place in the Eastern Conference.
Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic and Philadelphia 76ers guard Tyrese Maxey were recognized as the best in the first week, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry and Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum in the second week, and Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards and Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid.