Anthony Davis, John Wall named to NBA All-Defensive team

Anthony Davis

Just two days after former Wildcat was named to the All-Rookie first team, two more former Cats were recognized by the NBA for their elite play this season. On Wednesday, and were each named to the NBA All-Defensive second team.

Davis and Wall, who also shined on the defensive end while at Kentucky, were among the league leaders in blocks and steals this season while leading their respective teams to the Playoffs.

Davis, who finished fifth in the league MVP voting after just his third professional season, led the with 2.94 blocks per game (200 blocks in 68 games). Davis also had 1.47 steals per game, which ranked 27th in the league.

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