NBA announced 2019-20 All defense teams: Giannis Antetokonampo, Anthony Davis selected

They say the defense wins the championship, and it is no more evident than it is today. The NBA announced all of its defensive selections for the 2019–20 season, and with 10 players to earn the honor, eight are still alive in the playoffs in Orlando, while the other two were eliminated in the first round. The following players earned spots.

first team

G: Marcus Smart, Boston Celtics

G: Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers

F: Giannis Entetoconpo (Defensive Player of the Year), Milwaukee Bucks

F: Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers

C: Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz

Other team

G: Patrick Beverley, Los Angeles Clippers

G: Eric Bledos, Milwaukee Bucks

F: Kavi Leonard, Los Angeles Clippers

F: Bomb Adebayo, Miami Heat

C: Brook Lopez, Milwaukee Bucks

Antetokoumpo leads as the Defensive Player of the Year. This is his third all-defense selection, second as a member of the first team, and he is set to become just the fifth player to win MVP and Defend Player of the Year after Michael Jordan, David Robinson, Hakeem Olajuwon and Kevin Garnett. have hope. In the same season. Davis, the Defensive Player of the Year runner-up, makes an all-defensive team for the fourth time, of which only the second was a first-team pick.

Simmons is the only first-time selection from the first-team options since Smart was selected for last season, and Gobert, a two-time defensive player of the year, is now a four-time all-defense pick. Speaking of two-time Defensive Player of the Year winners, Qui Leonard is a prominent politician in the group. This is his sixth all-defense selection, with anyone selected this year. They have split those six selections in half: three on the first team, three on the second.

Leonard joined the second team with his two-time favorite, shearling teammate, Patrick Beverley. The Milwaukee Bucks are the only team to have three selections. Joining Entetoconampo is Brooke Lopez, who was first elected and Eric Bledos earned his second selection after making the first team last season. After beating the other team, Miami Heat star Bam Adebayo, another first-time selection.