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Draymond Green, Andrew Bogut named to 2015 NBA All-Defensive Teams

Green made All-Defensive 1st Team while Bogut was selected for All-Defensive 2nd Team.

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The Warriors' frontcourt set the tone on defense the entire season and were rewarded with NBA All-Defensive team selections per's Official Release.

Draymond Green was named to NBA All-Defensive 1st Team had 107 first team votes and 229 total points putting him second overall behind San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard in voting. Green's ability to guard one through five allowed Golden State to switch off of pick-and-rolls. On top of that, Green was one of the best in defending isolation situations via Synergy Sports Tech.

Green's frontcourt mate, Andrew Bogut received 33 first team votes and 102 total points, landing as the center for the NBA All-Defensive 2nd Team. With this selection, Bogut will earn extra incentives. Per Chuck Myron of Hoops Rumors:

Bogut's selection is perhaps most important, since he triggers a bonus worth 15 percent of his nearly $12.973 million salary for this season, giving him approximately $1.946 million in extra pay. It also means his cap hit for next season jumps to $13.8 million instead of $12 million, since the bonus will fall in the category of a likely bonus.

Below are the listed of all players selected to All-Defensive Teams.

2014-15 NBA All-Defensive First Team

Position Player / Team 1st (2 pts.) 2nd (1 pt.) Total Points
Forward Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio 116 10 242
Forward Draymond Green, Golden State 107 15 229
Guard Tony Allen, Memphis 88 31 207
Center DeAndre Jordan, L.A. Clippers 84 19 187
Guard Chris Paul, L.A. Clippers 67 36 170

2014-15 NBA All-Defensive Second Team

Position Player / Team 1st (2 pts.) 2nd (1 pt.) Total Points
Forward Anthony Davis, New Orleans 47 61 155
Guard Jimmy Butler, Chicago 44 44 132
Center Andrew Bogut, Golden State 33 36 102
Guard John Wall, Washington 7 53 67
Forward Tim Duncan, San Antonio 5 54 64
2014-15 NBA All-Defensive Team voting results via's Official Release

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