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 the most selections
12 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.
In 2017-18, LeBron James was selected for the First Team for the 12th time and become the player with the most selections for that team in NBA history.
Karl Malone and Kobe Bryant were selected 11 times for the first team, one more than big names like Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jerry West.