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Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard and Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap have been named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for Week 7 of the 2018-19 season (Nov. 26-Dec. 2).
Other nominees for Eastern Conference Player of the Week were Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid, Detroit’s Blake Griffin, Boston’s Kyrie Irving and Orlando’s Nikola Vučević.
Other nominees for Western Conference Player of the Week were New Orleans’ Anthony Davis, Houston’s James Harden and the Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James.