LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard highlight 2016-17 All-NBA teams

The 2016-17 All-NBA teams have been announced, and the names on the first team come as no surprise.

The first team is made up of the Houston Rockets ' James Harden , the  Cleveland Cavaliers ' LeBron James , the Oklahoma City Thunder 's Russell Westbrook , the San Antonio Spurs ' Kawhi Leonard and the New Orleans Pelicans ' Anthony Davis , four of which will likely be the front-runners for this year's MVP award.

James was named to the First Team for the 11th time, joining Kobe Bryant and Karl Malone as the only players in league history to accomplish the feat . James received 99 out of a possible 100 First Team votes -- Harden was the only player to receive 100.

Meanwhile the Golden State Warriors , who put together the best record in the league, landed both Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant on the second team, to go along with Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas , Utah defensive stalwart Rudy Gobert and Milwaukee's promising young forward Giannis Antetokounmpo .

Perhaps an even bigger story than the players who made the teams is the notable names that didn't. Paul George and Gordon Hayward both failed to make any of the three teams, meaning that they are not eligible for contracts that could have earned them an extra $30 million or so. It makes it easier for Hawyard, who is a free agent this summer, to leave Utah, while the trade market for George opens up considerably.

Here are the 2016-17 All-NBA teams, along with the voting results.

2016-17 All-NBA First Team

Position Player Team 1st Team 2nd Team 3rd Team Total
Guard James Harden Rockets 100 -- -- 500
Forward LeBron James Cavaliers 99 1 -- 498
Guard Russell Westbrook Thunder 99 1 -- 498
Forward Kawhi Leonard Spurs 96 3 1 490
Center Anthony Davis Pelicans 45 34 16 343

2016-17 All-NBA Second Team

Position Player Team 1st Team 2nd Team 3rd Team Total
Center Rudy Gobert Utah Jazz 43 38 10 339
Guard Stephen Curry Warriors 1 93 6 290
Forward Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks -- 81 15 258
Forward Kevin Durant Warriors 3 66 26 239
Guard Isaiah Thomas Celtics -- 71 23 236

2016 All-NBA Third Team

PositionPlayerTeam1st Team2nd Team3rd TeamTotal
Forward Draymond Green Warriors42151134
Guard John Wall Washington Wizards --1968125
Forward Jimmy Butler Chicago Bulls --1945102
Guard DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors --45062
Center DeAndre Jordan Los Angeles Clippers 371854
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