'I think it's bulls***' - Green slams Thompson's All-NBA snub

'I think it's bulls***' - Green slams Thompson's All-NBA snub

Curry's 2nd team selection, his fourth career All-NBA honor, locked in his eligibility to receive the NBA's new Designated Player Veteran Extension when he becomes a free agent this offseason. If you add Thompson, who gets eliminated? The eighth-year guard, who was named a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team for a fourth consecutive season, set an National Basketball Association single-game record with 13 three-pointers on November 7 vs. This is the third team three Warriors have been named to the All-NBA team. So how he could be left out, I don't really understand it.

Draymond Green has never been one to mince words, so hearing his opinion on the All-NBA teams shouldn't come as a surprise. Klay Thompson also received votes, but did not get named to a team.

The 2017 All-NBA teams announced Thursday morning featured a trio of Warriors, and the announcement was met with mixed reactions from players. "But, I guess they have to find some way to punish us". Durant and Curry were the first teammates in Warriors history to both average at least 25 points per game in the same season. You could argue that two former MVP's and arguably the Defensive Player of the Year were snubbed.

Curry and Durant were joined by Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Utah Jazz's Rudy Gobert in the second team. For Thompson, there are too many great guards for him to have earned a spot this season. In addition to being one of the league's top perimeter defenders, Thompson averaged a career-best 22.3 points and ranked second behind Curry with 268 three-pointers. It's a lot of pressure, it's hard to come up with those teams man. Four seasons back, he debuted on the second-team.

After back-to-back MVP campaigns, there was no room for Curry to make it onto First Team, despite really turning it on down the stretch. Informed by reporters that he wasn't All-NBA, Thompson said, "I didn't even know that".

The first-team guards were Houston's James Harden and Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook. "Obviously, I feel like I should be a first-team player, but it is what it is".

"He definitely deserved to be on one of those teams", Curry said.

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