Chicago Bulls

Noah joins Durant, LeBron on All-NBA first team

Washington Wizards forward Trevor Ariza drives past Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) and Chicago Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy (34) looks on during the second half in Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Washington Wizards forward Trevor Ariza drives past Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) and Chicago Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy (34) looks on during the second half in Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Washington, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

NEW YORK – Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant has capped his MVP season by being the lone unanimous choice to the All-NBA first team.

Durant was a first-teamer on all 125 ballots, and made the top squad for the fifth time. Miami's LeBron James got 124 first-team votes on the way to being selected for the eighth time, while the Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul earned his fourth first-team selection.

Houston's James Harden and Chicago's Joakim Noah are first-time first-team choices.

Second-team All-NBA selections were San Antonio's Tony Parker, Golden State's Stephen Curry, the Clippers' Blake Griffin, Houston's Dwight Howard and Minnesota's Kevin Love.

Portland's Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge, Phoenix's Goran Dragic, Indiana's Paul George and Charlotte's Al Jefferson were third-team selections.

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