(NEW YORK) -- Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic was named the NBA’s Most Improved Player on Wednesday.
The 27-year-old Dragic received 408 out of 1,134 points, followed by Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson with 158 points and forward Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans with 155 points.
In the 2012-13 season, Dragic averaged 14.7 points and 7.4 assists per game. This year, he improved his scoring average to 20.3 points per game.
The Suns finished the year with a record of 48-34, which was a 23-game improvement from the previous season. They were narrowly beat out by the Dallas Mavericks for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
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