Celtics’ Thomas Named To All-NBA 2nd Team
The All-NBA first, second and third teams were announced today and Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas has made the cut.
Thomas snagged his first ever All-NBA selection, as he was named to the second team.
The 28-year-old, who’s generously listed at 5-9, put together a career year in his seventh season in the league. Thomas saw his points per game average jump up 6.7 points from 22.2 to 28.9 in his second full season in Boston.
Joining Thomas on the second team are Golden State’s Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant, Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo and Utah’s Rudy Gobert.
As for the best all around players in the league, the first team was made up of MVP front runners Lebron James, Russell Westbrook, James Harden and Kawhi Leonard, along with Anthony Davis.
The third team selections were the Warriors’ Draymond Green, Chicago’s Jimmy Butler, Toronto’s DeMar DeRozan, the Wizards’ John Wall and the LA Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan.