Here are the NBA Eastern and Western Conference players of the month for the month of January, and what they did to be named a player of the month.
Players of the Month:
Joel Embiid, 76ers
Averaged: 28.3 points, 11.3 rebounds in 16 games.
Nikola Jokic, Nuggets
Averaged: 26.8 points, 11.8 rebounds, 8.6 assists in 20 games.