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All-NBA Team 3rd Team Award

Picture of a BasketballTrivia Question

Since the inception of the NBA in 1946, the league has had an annual All-NBA Team honor bestowed on the best players in the NBA at the end of every season. In the beginning, the All-NBA Team consisted of 2 teams, a 1st and a 2nd team. In what year did the league add an All-NBA Team 3rd Team?

Trivia Question Answer

The All-NBA Team 3rd team was added in 1988 and awarded at the end of the 1988/89 season. Players who made the 3rd team that year were Dominique Wilkins of Atlanta, Terry Cummings of Milwaukee, Robert Parish of Boston, Dale Ellis of Seattle, and Mark Price of Cleveland.