All-NBA Teams Announced; LeBron Unanimous
Miami HEAT forward LeBron James was a unanimous pick for the All-NBA First Team, and Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant earned his record-tying 11th first-team selection. Bryant tied Utah Jazz Hall of Famer forward Karl Malone with his 11th first-team nod.
James received all 119 votes for the first team from a panel of sports writers and broadcasters throughout the U.S. and Canada. Joining the league’s MVP and Bryant on the first team Thursday were Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant, San Antonio Spurs center Tim Duncan and Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul.
New York Knicks forward and NBA scoring leader Carmelo Anthony led the second team, joined by Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook and Spurs point guard Tony Parker, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol and Clippers forward Blake Griffin.
The third team was the Houston Rockets guard James Harden, HEAT guard Dwyane Wade, Lakers center Dwight Howard and forwards Paul George of the Indiana Pacers and David Lee of the Golden State Warriors.
via Associated Press