Crawford received 57 first-place votes, Gibson 49 -- while Young received just three third-place votes, tied in eighth place with Utah's
Young finished the season as the Lakers' leading scorer at 17.9 a game. Through 64 appearances, the USC product started just nine games, sitting out 17 with a knee injury (and one via league suspension).
While the Lakers are looking to hire a new head coach, following
Nonetheless, Young threw his hat into the ring on Twitter.
Young is expected to opt out of the final year on his contract (at $1.2 million) to explore free agency, although re-signing with the Lakers remains a possibility.
The last Laker to win this sixth-man award was