Manu finishes second in 6th man voting


According to the Associated Press, Suns guard Leandro Barbosa has won the NBA’s 6th Man Award. Manu Ginobili came in second in voting.

“The fourth-year guard from Brazil received 101 of a possible 127 first-place votes and 578 points from a media panel. San Antonio guard Manu Ginobili was second with 269 points and Dallas guard Jerry Stackhouse was third with 210.”

Manu averaged 16.9 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists in just under 28 minutes per game this season. Ginobili and the Spurs look for their first win against the Denver Nuggets in game two of their first round series on Wednesday.