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Ricky Rubio, Derrick Williams Each Named To NBA's All-Rookie Teams

All 30 NBA head coaches have spoken, and Minnesota's pair of standout rookies, Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams, have each been selected to 2012 NBA All-Rookie Teams.

Rubio, who was given first team honors, was listed on 21 of 30 first team ballots, and only Cleveland point guard Kyrie Irving (29 of 30) received more votes. Rubio becomes the seventh Minnesota rookie to make the first team, following in the footsteps of former Timberwolves point guards Randy Foye and Stephon Marbury.

Williams, the only Minnesota player to see the floor in all 66 games this year, received the 11th highest point total by the rookie scoring system and therefore picked up second team honors. Williams was actually listed on the first team by two coaches, but missed the cut by a significant margin.

Check out a full list of the first and second team selections and the voting breakdown after the jump..

1st Team - Team - 1st Team Votes (2 pts) - 2nd Team Votes (1 pt) - Total Points
Kyrie Irving - Cleveland - 29 - 0 - 58
Ricky Rubio - Minnesota - 21 - 7 - 49
Kenneth Faried - Denver - 19 - 8 - 46
Klay Thompson - Golden State - 16 - 11 - 43
Iman Shumpert - New York - 15 - 10 - 40
Kawhi Leonard - San Antonio - 14 - 12 - 40
Brandon Knight - Detroit - 13 - 14 - 40

2nd Team - Team - 1st Team Votes (2 pts) - 2nd Team Votes (1 pt) - Total Points
Chandler Parsons - Houston - 10 - 13 - 33
Isaiah Thomas - Sacramento - 5 - 17 - 27
MarShon Brooks - New Jersey - 3 - 12 - 18
Derrick Williams - Minnesota - 2 - 12 - 16
Tristan Thompson - Cleveland - 2 - 12 - 16

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Photographs by Micah Taylor, clairity, and Fibonacci Blue used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.