Knicks’ Tim Hardaway, Jr., Nets’ Mason Plumlee Named To All-Rookie First Team
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Michael Carter-Williams has been unanimously chosen to the NBA’s all-rookie team, and New York is well-represented.
Chosen 11th overall in the draft, the Philadelphia 76ers guard was the only unanimous selection to the first team, which also includes Orlando’s Victor Oladipo, Utah’s Trey Burke, Brooklyn’s Mason Plumlee and New York’s Tim Hardaway Jr.
The voting was done by 125 writers and broadcasters in the United States and Canada.
Carter-Williams averaged 16.7 points, 6.3 assists and 6.2 rebounds, joining Oscar Robertson and Magic Johnson as the only rookies in NBA history to average at least 16.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists.
The second team was Boston’s Kelly Olynyk, Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo, Minnesota’s Gorgui Dieng, Charlotte’s Cody Zeller and Oklahoma City’s Steven Adams.
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