The NBL awards have come and gone once more. Now that winners have been crowned, it’s time to look back with sober eyes and examine what we liked and what we didn’t like about the NBL awards. Liked: A tight MVP race This year’s MVP votes revealed a near photo finish. The top two vote-getters, Andrew Bogut and Casper Ware, spent the entire season making very solid cases for themselves. It was terrific to see the votes reflect the tightness of the race, but Bogut took the award home, snaring only six more votes over Ware (83 to 77).