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Las Vegas Aces honored with three awards

Player of the week, coach of the month, and more
Posted at 8:08 PM, Jun 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-02 01:57:23-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV)  — The Las Vegas Aces are showing that they are truly one of a kind, earning honors left and right.

Wednesday, center A'ja Wilson took home the "Player of the Week" honor. Wilson also locked down the KIA WNBA Western Conference "Player of the Month" for May.

The 2020 MVP averaged 17 points a game and leads the league in double-doubles.

And, it doesn't stop there.

Head coach Becky Hammon is the league's "Coach of the Month" for May.

Hammon became the first coach to win the award in her first month at the helm.

The Aces are currently on a seven-game winning streak heading into Thursday's game against the Connecticut Sun.

Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.