Kawhi Leonard named to NBA All-Defensive First Team again

For the thirdstraightyear, Kawhi Leonard has been named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team.

The Spurs star had totals of 350 defensive rebounds, 132 steals and 55 blocks in the 2016-17 season.

Leonard, a two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, received 93 first-team votes.

Kawhi is the first Spur to be named to the @NBA All-Defensive First Team in 3 straight seasons since Bruce Bowen's five from 2003 to 2008.

— San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) June 26, 2017

Leonard's Spurs teammate, Danny Green, earned NBA All-Defensive Second Team honors.

All-Defensive First Team

-- Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio
-- Draymond Green, Golden State
-- Rudy Gobert, Utah
-- Chris Paul, LA Clippers
-- Patrick Beverley, Houston

All-Defensive Second Team

-- Danny Green, San Antonio
-- Anthony Davis, New Orleans
-- Andre Roberson, Oklahoma City
-- Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee
-- Tony Allen, Memphis


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