First team includes Rondo, Howard
NEW YORK -- Kobe Bryant is on the NBA all-defensive first team for the fifth straight year.
The league's coaches vote on the team.
The second team consists of San Antonio Spurs center Tim Duncan, guards Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat and Thabo Sefolosha of the Oklahoma City Thunder and forwards Josh Smith of the Atlanta Hawks and Anderson Varejao of the Cavaliers.
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