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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jrue Holiday named to All-NBA Defensive Teams

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid drives past Milwaukee Bucks' Jrue Holiday during the first half...
Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid drives past Milwaukee Bucks' Jrue Holiday during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)(Morry Gash | AP)
Published: May. 20, 2022 at 7:44 PM CDT
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MILWAUKEE, Wis. (WSAW) - Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jrue Holiday have been named to the NBA All-Defensive Team, the NBA announced Friday.

Antetokounmpo was named to the first team for the fourth consecutive season, marking his fifth season on the team. Holiday was named to the second team, marking his fourth appearance on the team in five seasons.

Antetokounmpo led the Bucks with 91 blocks this season, good for 11th-best in the NBA. He averaged 9.6 defensive rebounds per game, third most in the league. Holiday led the team in steals per game with 1.6.

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