Clippers star guard Chris Paul named All-NBA First-Team
Clippers guard Chris Paul has been selected to the All-NBA First Team while forward Blake Griffin was named to the All-NBA Second Team, the league announced on Wednesday.
Paul, who received 540 overall points, the fourth most among all players and 86 first team votes, earned the First Team honors for the four time in his career.
Paul and Griffin helped the Clippers to the most successful regular season in franchise history (57-25), including the club’s second straight Pacific Division title.
Paul led the NBA in assists (10.7) and steals (2.48) per game, while averaging 19.1 points and 4.3 rebounds.
Griffin, a four-time NBA All-Star, averaged a team-high 24.1 points and 9.5 rebounds.
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Center DeAndre Jordan, who led the league in both field goal percentage (67.6 perecent) and rebounding (13.6), received 21 points.
CP3 was also recently named All-Defensive First Team.