2. Magic Johnson – 3
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Earvin Magic Johnson won the NBA Finals MVP award three times in 1980,1982 and 1987. He was the first ever rookie to win this award in NBA history. He made his debut as a professional basketball player in 1979 and joined Los Angeles Lakers,won 5 championships for Los Angeles Lakers in NBA. His rivalry with the Boston Celtics star Larry Bird is regarded as one of the fiercest rivalries in basketball history.