All-NBA First Team Includes Kevin Durant

      Kevin Durant

      Thunder forward Kevin Durant was named to the All-NBA First Team for the 2013-14 season, it was announced today by the NBA.

      Durant, who earlier this year was named the 2013-14 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player, was named to the All-NBA First Team for a fifth consecutive season. The seventh-year forward was the lone unanimous selection, garnering all 125 First Team votes.

      During this past season, he averaged an NBA-best 32.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 1.27 steals and 38.5 minutes in 81 games (all starts). In the process he joined Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain and Elgin Baylor as the only players in NBA history to average at least 32 points, seven rebounds and five assists.

      The All-NBA Teams were chosen by a panel of 125 sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the United States and Canada. The media voted for All-NBA First, Second and Third Teams by position with points awarded on a 5-3-1 basis. Below are the results of the voting for the 2013-14 All-NBA Teams. The balloting was tabulated by the independent accounting firm of Ernst & Young LLP.

      2013-14 NBA ALL-NBA FIRST TEAM

      Forward - Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City

      Forward - LeBron James, Miami

      Center - Joakim Noah, Chicago

      Guard - Chris Paul, L.A. Clippers

      Guard - James Harden, Houston


      Forward - Blake Griffin, L.A. Clippers

      Forward - Kevin Love, Minnesota

      Center - Dwight Howard, Houston

      Guard - Stephen Curry, Golden State

      Guard - Tony Parker, San Antonio

      2013-14 NBA ALL-NBA THIRD TEAM

      Forward - Paul George, Indiana

      Forward - LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland

      Center - Al Jefferson, Charlotte

      Guard - Goran Dragic, Phoenix

      Guard - Damian Lillard, Portland