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J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award

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What is the the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award and who was its first winner?

Trivia Question Answer

The the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award is an award given annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to an NBA player or coach for outstanding service and dedication to the community. The award is named after the second commissioner of the NBA. The award was first given during the 1974/1975 season and the first individual to win the award was Wes Unseld of Washington.