For a second straight year, the NBA’s scoring champion was named first team All-NBA as Kevin Durant joins Dwight Howard, Derrick Rose, LeBron James and Kobe Bryant on the team.
Durant gathered 69 first team votes and 492 points, which is the lowest of the five. All-NBA teams are voted on by the media.
Russell Westbrook was named to the All-NBA second team after a major breakout season. Westbrook joins Dwyane Wade, Pau Gasol, Dirk Nowitzki and Amare Stoudemire. Westbrook also had the lowest total on the second team, barely edging Chris Paul.
The third team is Paul, LaMarcus Aldridge, Zach Randolph, Al Horford and Manu Ginobili.
Kendrick Perkins also received a couple votes, which is pretty ridiculous considering he played only 23 games this season. Keep Reading…