May 26, 1987

1987 All-NBA teams

As selected by a nationwide panel of 78 media members, with total points and first-team votes in parentheses:

FIRST TEAM

Forward | Larry Bird, Boston, 151 (73)

Forward | Kevin McHale, Boston, 125 (48)

Center | Akeem Olajuwon, Houston, 130 (56)

Guard | Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers, 156 (78)

Guard | Michael Jordan, Chicago, 154 (76)


SECOND TEAM

Forward | Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta, 93 (20)

Forward | Charles Barkley, Philadelphia, 89 (17)

Center | Moses Malone, Washington, 80 (16)

Guard | Isiah Thomas, Detroit, 63 (1)

Guard | Fat Lever, Denver, 42 (1)

Others receiving votes | Rolando Blackman, Dallas, 25; Robert Parish, Boston, 10 (1); Kareem Adbul-Jabber, L.A. Lakers (1), 7; Sleepy Floyd, Golden State, 7; Clyde Drexler, Portland, 4; Dale Ellis, Dallas, 4; Doc Rivers, Atlanta, 4; Kiki Vandeweghe, Portland, 4; Jeff Malone, Washington, 3; Karl Malone, Utah, 3; Buck Williams, New Jersey, 3; Maurice Cheeks, Philadelphia, 2; Alex English, Denver, 2; Dennis Johnson, Boston, 2; Mark Aguirre, Dallas, 1; Walter Davis, Phoenix, 1; James Donaldson, Dallas, 1; Bill Laimbeer, Detroit, 1; Larry Nance, Phoenix, 1; Kevin Willis, Atlanta, 1; James Worthy, L.A. Lakers, 1.