Brandon Ingram, Jaylen Brown named NBA Players of the Week

Published March 28, 2023, 9:00 AMNBA.com News Services

The stars in New Orleans and Boston take home the honors for Week 23.

New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram and Boston Celtics guard-forward Jaylen Brown have been named the NBA Players of the Week for Week 23.

Check out their performances from the past week of action.

Brandon Ingram, New Orleans Pelicans 

Ingram led the Pelicans to an undefeated 3-0 week with averages of 31.3 points, 6.3 rebounds and 10.0 assists. Ingram notched the first triple-double of his career with 30 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in a win over the Charlotte Hornets on Thursday. Ingram is averaging 23.9 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.4 assists over 37 games this season. The Pelicans (37-37) are currently No. 8 in the West standings.

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Jaylen Brown, Boston Celtics

Brown led the Celtics to an undefeated 3-0 week with averages of 31.7 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 3.7 assists. His week was highlighted by his 41-point outpour on a season-high 18 made field goals in Boston’s victory over San Antonio on Sunday.Brown is averaging 27.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.4 assists this season. The Celtics (52-23) are currently 2nd in the East standings. 

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