NBA Logic Puzzle

Guess the 25 NBA MVPS using logic and NBA trivia. Start with LeBron James at A1. Alphabetical only applies to last names.
Only 25 MVPs are used but every player in quiz has won an MVP
The columns and rows don't align at the beginning of the quiz but the red colored boxes are answer boxes and correspond to the column and row
Quiz by Bennyboy123
Last updated: October 1, 2023
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First submittedJune 4, 2021
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LeBron James
Lost in 2011 Finals to team led by this player in D4
Kobe Bryant
Rival teammate is in A5 while rival opponent is in C4
Steve Nash
Former Thunder teammates are adjacent to eachother
Kareem Abdul-jabbar
There are only big men in row 5 and Shaq's tv costar is diagonally adjacent to him
Shaquille O’Neal
Only ringless guards in row 3
Larry Bird
Kevin Durant is in E2
Wilt Chamberlain
The player with the highest career PPG is in D1
Derrick Rose
A former Nuggets and Pistons player is next to me
Charles Barkley
James Harden is in D3
Hakeem Olajuwon
Bob Cousy
All active players other than Lebron are touching in a chain
Bill Russell
The first foreign-born MVP is in B5
Allen Iverson
A 50s and Celtics MVP is in C
Tim Duncan
Wilt Chamberlain and Magic Johnson are not in A
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Michael Jordan
A Finals opponent from the first threepeat is in D2
Magic Johnson
An active MVP and DPOY award winner is in C5
James Harden
There are two Celtics MVPS in row 1, with their name corresponding to their column
Dirk Nowitzki
Only Lakers are in A, with A2 being a player with 5 championships and 1 MVP
Joel Embiid
An MVP winner with a last name starting with E is in the E column
Julius Erving
One 60s MVP is adjacent to their rival and MVP teammate
Kevin Durant
My former championship teammate is in E4
Russell Westbrook
Modern day Center rivals are in D5 and E5 in alphabetical order
Stephen Curry
An MVP winner while playing for Warriors in B2
Nikola Jokic
Youngest MVP winner is in column B
Level 60
Jun 24, 2021
some of the clues are contradictory...

only ringless players in row 3 vs row (did you mean column?) E leading scorers on title teams

also calling Kobe a forward is a bit misleading most of his time he was a SG, he is listed on various sites as well as a guard.

Level 74
Jul 29, 2023
Good idea for a quiz, but a lot of factual errors that need to be fixed.
Level 66
Aug 2, 2023
Yeah, made this a while ago, think I might have to re-do it
Level 25
Feb 22, 2024
As far as I know Drose is still in the league but not in the chain with the other current players