Feb 3, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives past New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith (8) in the 4th quarter at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo Named Second-Team All-Rookie

Giannis Antetokounmpo was recognized by the NBA on Thursday as a second-team all-rookie performer.

The 15th overall selection in the 2013 draft, Antetokounmpo impressed in his first professional season, bringing life to an otherwise reeling Milwaukee Bucks team. His numbers weren’t eye-popping – 6.8 points, 4.4 rebounds, 41.4%FG – but the 19-year-old showed enough all-around ability to capture league-wide recognition.

Joining Antetokounmpo on the second team are Boston’s Kelly Olynyk, Minnesota’s Gorgui Dieng, Charlotte’s Cody Zeller and Oklahoma City’s Steven Adams.

The first team is led by Rookie of the Year Michael Carter-Williams of the 76ers. Carter-Williams led all rookies in scoring (16.7), rebounding (6.2) and assists (6.3). Victor Oladipo of the Magic, Trey Burke of the Jazz, Mason Plumlee of the Nets and Tim Hardaway, Jr. of the Knicks join Carter-Williams on the first team.

Check out the tweet below, courtesy of Jazz beat writer Jody Gennessy, for the complete voting results:

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