Feb 3, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams (1) in the first quarter against Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Nets won 108-102. Mandatory Credit: Nicole Sweet-USA TODAY Sports

Michael Carter-Williams Named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for January


Congratulations to Michael Carter-Williams, as the NBA officially announced that the rookie point guard was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for January. Trey Burke of the Utah Jazz was named Western Conference Rookie of the Month for January.

MCW and Allen Iverson are the only two Sixers that have been named Rookie of the Month twice in a season.

Carter-Williams averaged 16.5 PPG, 5.6 APG, and 5.6 RPG in the month of January.

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