It's the second time in his five year career that Davis has made the All-Defensive Team. Throughout the entire National Basketball Association season, the conversation had been between those two defensive stars, and Green bested Gobert in the voting numbers. The Spurs have now been represented on the NBA All-Defensive Team in 27 of the last 30 seasons. This is his first NBA Defensive POY honor.
Westbrook led the league in scoring (31.6 points per game) while finishing third in assists (10.4) and tenth in rebounds (10.7). Paul collected 61 first-team votes and Beverley 38. The NBA Awards are chosen by a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.
The NBA Finals MVP award is named for Russell, who was one of the most dominant defensive players in NBA history.
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Recognized for his disruptive play in opposing back courts, Roberson started 79 games for the Thunder this past season averaging 5.1 rebounds, 1.2 steals and one block an outing. It will be announced tonight in the NBA's inaugural postseason awards show.
Golden State's Draymond Green was the leading vote-getter for the All-Defensive team. He's the fourth Rockets player in franchise history to earn First Team All-Defense honors, but the first since Scottie Pippen in 1999. Green led the league with two steals per game and recorded 1.4 blocks per game, as well.
Center Joel Embiid of Cameroon gave the 76ers two players on the first team, which was rounded out by Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield of the Bahamas and Spanish center Willy Hernangomez of the New York Knicks. Leonard received 192 points in total, with 186 of them coming from the votes for the first team.