5 Biggest Snubs of the 2013-14 All-NBA Teams

5 Biggest Snubs of the 2013-14 All-NBA Teams

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When the NBA released its All-NBA Teams this afternoon, there were no surprises at the top, with players like Kevin Durant (pictured), LeBron James and Chris Paul easily making the first-team. However, there were shockers who made a particular team like Al Jefferson (3rd) and Goran Dragic (3rd). Whenever a postseason award is handed out or a team is named, there will plenty of snubs and surprises. So which players got snubbed this year?

5. Anthony Davis, PF/C, New Orleans Pelicans

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5. Anthony Davis, PF/C, New Orleans Pelicans

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Anthony Davis played for an injury-decimated squad and was absolutely dominating by himself. Davis averaged 20.8 points, 10.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.3 steals and 2.8 blocks per game, which led the league. Those stats alone should have gotten him on at least the third-team, and on top of that, Davis had no other star-caliber players around him.

4. John Wall, PG, Washington Wizards

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4. John Wall, PG, Washington Wizards

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John Wall led the Washington Wizards into the playoffs for the first time since 2007-08 while showcasing an improved jumper and the athleticism that has been similar to Russell Westbrook and Derrick Rose. On top of that, Wall improved on defense and became one of the better defenders at his position. Sorry Goran Dragic, but Wall had a better season and should have least been on the third-team.

3. Tim Duncan, PF/C, San Antonio Spurs

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3. Tim Duncan, PF/C, San Antonio Spurs

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It's as if Tum Duncan never ages. The longtime San Antonio Spur continues to get better with age, averaging 15.1 PPG, 9.7 RPG, 3.0 APG and 1.9 BPG on only 29 minutes per game. Duncan also helped the Spurs claim the No. 1 seed in the tough Western Conference for the second time in the past three seasons.

2. Dirk Nowitzki, PF, Dallas Mavericks

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2. Dirk Nowitzki, PF, Dallas Mavericks

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Dirk Nowitzki had arguably his best season as a Dallas Maverick in 2013-14. Nowitzki led the Mavs into the playoffs despite not having much talent around him. He averaged 21.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game throughout the 2013-14 campaign, which is already impressive enough. If not for another big-name player, Nowitzki would have been the biggest snub.

1. Carmelo Anthony, SF, New York Knicks

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1. Carmelo Anthony, SF, New York Knicks

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The New York Knicks struggled mightily in 2013-14, failing to make the playoffs even though the East was awful. But was that Melo's fault? Not at all. Anthony had the best statistical season of his career, averaging 27.4 points, 8.1 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.2 steals per game. Melo was also efficient, shooting 45.2 percent from the field and 40.2 percent from downtown. Anthony managed to put up these numbers despite little support behind him.

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