Congratulations to Jamal Murray, who was just named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team. Murray just missed the cut for the First Team, which consists of Malcolm Brogdon, Dario Saric, Joel Embiid, Buddy Hield, and Willy Hernangomez. Here are the complete poll results, via Marc J. Spears:
Murray’s response to finishing just shy of the First Team?
— Jamal Murray (@BeMore27) June 26, 2017
Murray averaged 9.9 points in his rookie year off 40.4% shooting. He was named Western Conference Rookie of the Month for November and was nominated for the same honor in March. You’ll appreciate that chip on his shoulder a little more after watching every single three-pointer he made this year (all 115 of them):