MIAMI -

LeBron James is about to join elite company by winning his fourth NBA Most Valuable Player award on Sunday.

According to ESPN, the Heat are scheduling an awards presentation for Sunday.

Commissioner David Stern is expected to present James with the MVP trophy at the AmericanAirlines Arena during the Heat's second round playoff series against either Brooklyn or Chicago.

James had an incredible year for the Heat, averaging 26.8 points, 8 rebounds, 7.3 assists, and 1.7 steals per game. He finished second in the voting for defensive player of the year.

Previous four-time MVPs include Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bill Russell.