The standout award is, of course, the MVP honor and the trio of James, Harden and Davis has separated themselves from the rest of the pack with their performances in the regular season.
James, who at 33 produced one of the best seasons of his outstanding career, is in the running for a 5th career MVP title.
The NBA released the list of nominees for its year-end awards, which will be given out on Monday, June 25 in the second annual televised awards show on TNT.
The awards will be voted by a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the United States and Canada, while fans will get to vote for several awards as well.
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He averaged 27.5 points - the most for him since the 2009-10 season - along with 8.6 rebounds and 9.1 assists and played in all 82 games of the regular season. He had 12 triple-doubles in the regular season.
The 28-year-old star was also third in the league in assists (8.8) and seventh in steals (1.75).
Simmons, Utah shooting guard Donovan Mitchell and Boston small forward Jayson Tatum are the rookie-of-the-year finalists.
Davis was the only player named as a finalist for two different awards. But he led the league in blocks and was fifth in rebounding with 11-per game.
Davis was also a finalist for Defensive Player of the Year, along with Gobert and Philadelphia center Joel Embiid.