Daily Fantasy Basketball Teams – All-Rookie Teams Selected

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The NBA All-Rookie teams 2016

It’s time to reflect on the season Daily Fantasy Basketball teams (Click to Join FP). It’s time for the NBA awards and it all starts with the rookies. Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns and New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis have both been unanimously selected to the NBA All-Rookie first team. They’ve received all 130 first-team votes from a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters in the United States and Canada. Towns was selected as the Rookie of the Year and led all rookies in scoring (18.3 points per game) and rebounding (10.5 per game). Porzingis came third among rookies in scoring (14.3), second in rebounding (7.3) and first in blocks (1.86). The Latvian player was the first Knicks rookie to score at least 1,000 points in a season since Mark Jackson in 1987-88.

Joining them on the first team were the Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker, the Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic and the Philadelphia 76ers’ Jahlil Okafor.Miami’s Justise Winslow, the Lakers’ D’Angelo Russell, Denver’s Emmanuel Mudiay, Indiana’s Myles Turner and Sacramento’s Willie Cauley-Stein all  made it on the All-Rookie second team.

Daily Fantasy Basketball Teams – 2015 NBA Draft Breakdown

7 out of the 10 2015 first pick got selected in the All-Rookie teams. Myles Turner and Devin Booker were the 11th and 13th picks respectively in that draft. Mario Hezonja (6th), Stanley Johnson (8th) and Frank Kaminsky (9th) were the odds men out. As for the tenth player filling the All-Rookie team Nikola Jokic, he got drafted by the Nuggets 2nd round (41st overall) in 2014 and stayed in Europe for one more year before joining the NBA team.

All-Rookie First Team

Player Pos Team
Devin Booker SG PHX Points (13.8/G) Assists (2.6/G) Steals (0.6/G) 3PT Made (1.3/G)
Kristaps Porzingis PF NYK Points (14.3/G) Rebounds (7.3/G) Assists (1.3/G) FG% (42.1)
Jahlil Okafor C PHI Points (17.5/G) Rebounds (7.0/G) Blocks (1.2/G) FG% (50.8)
Nikola Jokic C DEN Points (9.9/G) Rebounds (7.0/G) Blocks (0.6/G) FG% (51.2)
Karl-Anthony Towns C MIN Points (18.3/G) Rebounds (10.5/G) Blocks (1.7/G) FG% (54.2)

All-Rookie Second Team

Player Pos Team
D’Angelo Russell PG LAL Points (13.2/G) Assists (3.3/G) Steals (1.2/G) 3PT Made (1.6/G)
Emmanuel Mudiay PG DEN Points (12.8/G) Assists (5.5/G) Steals (1.0/G) 3PT Made (1.1/G)
Justise Winslow SF MIA Points (6.5/G) Rebounds (5.2/G) Assists (1.5/G) FG% (42.3)
Myles Turner C IND Points (10.3/G) Rebounds (5.5/G) Assists (0.7/G) FG% (49.8)
Willie Cauley-Stein C SAC Points (7.0/G) Rebounds (5.3/G) Block (1/G) FG% (56.3)

 

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