Porzingis and Jokic in the All-Rookie First Team

2016-05-20T00:04:37+00:00 2016-05-20T00:15:13+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

20/May/16 00:04


Two European players made the NBA All-First Rookie Team of 2015/2016.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Two European players made the NBA All-Rookie First Team of 2015/2016. They are no others than Kristaps Porzingis and Nikola Jokic.

Spreading “Zingsanity” all over New York and the Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis averaged 14.3 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 1.9 blocks making a serious impression in his first year in the best league in the world.

Nikola Jokic scored 10 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished 2.4 assists per game for the Denver Nuggets, registering numerous double-doubles throughout the season.

The All-Rookie First Team is also compiled by Jahlil Okafor (Philadelphia 76ers), Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns) and Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota Timberwolves).