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World Basketball - NBA: The Three Best Five Major of the Season Unveiled, Gobert In The Third

13:05  16 june  2021
13:05  16 june  2021 Source:   sport365.fr

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The NBA unveiled Tuesday its "All-Nba Teams", and Rudy Gobert figure in the third for The third season in a row. Giannis AntetoKounmpo was elected in the first one unanimously.

Almost every night, the NBA unveils a regular season reward, and on Tuesday, it was the three "All-Nba Teams", the three best five major of the season, to be revealed. In the best team, we find Giannis antetokounm in (milwaukee), Nikola Jokic (Denver), Stephen Curry (Golden State), Luka Donic (Dallas) and Kawhi Leonard (Clippers). A selection which has not been debated among the first three, since the Greek has been placed in this first team by the 100 journalists members of the jury, the Serb by 99 and the leader of Warriors by 98. The Slovenian Square (55 Votes in the first team) and the winger of Clippers (28) has been a little more disputed. In the second team, we find Damian Lillard (Portland), Joel Embiaid (Philadelphia), Chris Paul (Phoenix), Julius Randle (New York) and LeBron James (Lakers) and in the Third Rudy Gobert (Utah), Jimmy Butler (Miami), Paul George (Clippers), Bradley Beal (Washington) and Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn). Four players got votes to appear in the first team but are not finally retained in any of the top three teams: Jayson Tatum (Boston), Kevin Durant (Brooklyn), Russell Westbrook (Washington) and James Harden (Brooklyn).

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Gobert Equal Parker among the records to remember in these three teams, Note that Luka Donic is the first player from Tim Duncan in 2000 to be selected at least twice in the first team during its first three seasons in NBA and the fourth player to have several selections in the first team before 23 years with Rick Barry, Kevin Durant and Max Zaslofsky. With a 17th selection, LeBron James extends his record, Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Tim Duncan having stopped at 15. Chris Paul (10th selection) is the second most selected active player. Julius Randle and Bradley Beal are honored for the very first time. Rudy Gobert, on his side, is for the third season in a row in the third team, and had even been selected in the second team in 2017. It equals the record (for a Frenchman) of Tony Parker, who appeared in the third team in 2009 and in the second in 2012, 2013 and 2014. But the jazz pivot fails to do as well as Joakim Noah who, even if he was only elected once in an "All -Nba team ", was in the first in 2014, alongside Kevin during, LeBron James, James Harde and Chris Paul.

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