All-NBA Teams, Players with the Most First Team Selections
This is the complete list with all the players that have been selected for the All-NBA first team. Ordered by total 1st team total selections.
Player with more selections
Karl Malone, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant,
11 times selected for the All-NBA First Team
NBA Honors: All-NBA Teams
The voting panel for the All-NBA Teams consists of 126 media members throughout the United States and Canada and members from each of the league’s 30 teams who regularly cover the NBA.
They vote for All-NBA First, Second and Third Teams by position. Each player is awarded 5 points for a 1st. Team vote, 3 for a 2nd. Team and 1 for a 3rd. Team.
Karl Malone was selected 11 consecutive times for the first team. With his last selection his surpassed names like Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jerry West. Kobe Bryant also climbed to the top of this list in 2012-13 and LeBron James joined them in 2016-17 after being selected for the First Team for the tenth consecutive time.