Gary Payton named NBA Defensive Player of the Year

June 1996
Jet;06/03/96, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p51
Reports on the award of the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Defensive Player of the Year to Gary Payton of the Seattle Sonics. Payton's game record.


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