Turner and the NBA today announced that Grammy nominated artist Travis Scott will perform at the NBA Awards on TNT, presented by Kia, to be held Monday, June 25, with coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET. Scott will perform his hits “Butterfly Effect” and “Goosebumps” for the packed house, honoring this year’s biggest and best moments from the 2018 NBA season. Hosted by Anthony Anderson, the night is sure to be a must-see event.
The 2018 NBA Awards on TNT – presented live from historic Barker Hangar in Los Angeles – will honor all of the league’s top performers from the 2017-18 NBA season, including the exclusive unveiling of the Kia NBA MVP, Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year, Kia NBA Rookie of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award, among others.
The second annual NBA Awards on TNT will feature current and former NBA players, coaches, musical performance by Scott, and celebrity presenters throughout the evening. Additionally, the Sports Emmy Award-winning Inside the NBAstudio team of Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O’Neal will be integrated throughout the show. It was previously announced that Dikembe Mutombo will receive the Sager Strong Award, presented annually to an individual who has been a trailblazer while exemplifying courage, faith, compassion and grace. Additional details will be announced leading up to this year’s event.
The NBA Awards on TNT, created by Turner Sports and the NBA, is produced by dick clark productions.
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