Associated Press All- NBA team and All- NBA team means an award of the best players from each of the last season of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The All- NBA teams are selected annually since the start League 1946/47. Since the 1955/56 season, teams of two forwards, one center and two guards. Previously did not consider the award, the player positions. A currently 129 journalists comprehensive jury determined the winners. Each of the judges shall nominate three teams get their players for each election to the first team to five points, the second team three and the third team a point. The player with the most points on their positions coming into the All- NBA First Team. If tied to a position auszuzeichnende the team will be expanded to six members, each team must include at least five players and so still moving up from the actual 16th in the All- NBA Third Team. This is in comparison to the NBA All-Defensive Team relatively rare. So far it happened only in the season 1951/52, that an All- NBA team consisted of six players: George Mikan, Ed Macauley, Paul Arizin, Bob Cousy, Bob Davies and Dolph Schayes. For the season 1946/47 bis 1987/88, only two teams were selected.
Karl Malone and Kobe Bryant were 11 times and therefore most frequently chosen team in the All- NBA First. Besides reached seven players with ten election a tie for third place, Bob Cousy, Bob Pettit, Elgin Baylor, Jerry West, Kareem Abdul- Jabbar, Michael Jordan, and Tim Duncan. With 15 total elections hold Kareem Abdul -Jabbar and Kobe Bryant the overall record, followed by Karl Malone, Tim Duncan and Shaquille O'Neal share with each 14 Dolph Schayes, Bob Cousy, Jerry West, Hakeem Olajuwon and Dirk Nowitzki with 12 elections the 6th Place.
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