Draymond Green and Klay Thompson Named to 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive Team | Golden State Warriors

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Updated: May 29, 2019
Draymond Green and Klay Thompson Named to 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive Team Green Ties Nate Thurmond for Most All-Defensive Honors in Warriors History Posted: May 22, 2019 Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and guard Klay Thompson have been named to the 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive Team, the league announced today Both players earned Second Team honors, marking just the fourth time in franchise history that the Warriors have had multiple All-Defensive selections, and the first since Green (First Team) and Andrew Bogut (Second Team) in 2014-15 Green has been named to the All-Defensive Team in each of the last five seasons, becoming the first player in franchise history to earn the honor in five-straight campaigns and tying Nate Thurmond for the most All-Defensive selections in Warriors history Green, who earned NBA Defensive Player of the Year honors in 2016-17, posted regular season averages of 7

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3 rebounds, 69 assists, 144 steals and 106 blocks in 313 minutes over 66 games Green is the first player in franchise history to average at least one steal and one block in five consecutive seasons Look back at the best stops, steals and swats from @Money23Green 's regular season pictwittercom/zIpaN0u7Zi — Golden State Warriors (@warriors) May 22, 2019 GSW Most Career All-Defensive Team Selections Player

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