James Harden unanimously voted to the All-NBA First Team, LeBron, Russ, AD & Kawhi join him


James Harden has capped off a stellar season for the Houston Rockets by being unanimously voted to the 2016-17 All-NBA First Team.

Harden was the only player named to the team on all 100 ballots. He has now earned First Team honors three times over the last four seasons.

LeBron James and Russell Westbrook both received 99 First Team votes. Joining those three on the First Team is Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis.

James, who has made an All-NBA Team in each of his last 13 seasons, has now equalled Kobe Bryant and Karl Malone’s record of 11 All-NBA First Team selections.

Utah Jazz big-man Rudy Gobert fell two votes short of claiming his maiden First Team spot and will be joined by Steph Curry, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant and Isaiah Thomas on the Second Team.

Draymond Green, John Wall, Jimmy Butler, DeMar DeRozan and DeAndre Jordan make up the All-NBA Third Team.

Here’s the voting results for all the teams:


Other players receiving votes, with point totals (First Team votes in parentheses):Karl-Anthony Towns, Minnesota, 50 (2); Chris Paul, LA Clippers, 49; Marc Gasol, Memphis, 48 (2); DeMarcus Cousins, New Orleans, 42 (2); Paul George, Indiana, 40; Gordon Hayward, Utah, 27; Hassan Whiteside, Miami, 18; Kyrie Irving, Cleveland, 14; Klay Thompson, Golden State, 14; Nikola Jokic, Denver, 12 (1); Damian Lillard, Portland, 12; Paul Millsap, Atlanta, 3; LaMarcus Aldridge, San Antonio, 1; Blake Griffin, LA Clippers, 1; Al Horford, Boston, 1.

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