James has been named an NBA All-Star for the 15 time, tied for the third-most selections in league history behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (19) and Kobe Bryant (18).
The starters for the 2019 NBA All-Star Game have been announced, and among them is Toronto Raptors superstar Kawhi Leonard. Looking at Vucevic, he is having one of the best seasons in his eight year career. Embiid's also the first 76ers center to be an All-Star starter in consecutive games since Moses Malone did so in 1985 and 1986.
James has been an Eastern Conference player his entire career until now - his first with the Lakers.
The only players to drop out of the starting lineup after the media and player votes were added were Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat and Derrick Rose of the Minnesota Timberwolves. "They help me and push me and the reason the fans have enjoyed my play". And mindful of that, Antetokounmpo said he wants to bring the stars together.
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He is averaging 36.3 points, 8.3 assists, 6.6 rebounds, and 2.11 steals for the season.
Despite the draft format being introduced last season, teams are still selected based on conference, as shown below. Yeah, I feel like I deserve to be in the position I am today and I think that is why I am. Antetokounmpo (4.4 million) will have the first choice of the second round, when the captains pick players named to the All-Star Game as reserves.
All-Star reserves as decided by coaches will be revealed on TNT's NBA Tip-Off pregame show on January 31 at 6 p.m. The media put him third behind Irving and Walker.
The man who once walked off the court early this year after a game-winning shot shouting "This is my city!" is now the toast of the town in Charlotte. It's an accomplishment I couldn't get it without playing with this group here, honestly. "It's an unbelievable accomplishment". Antetokounmpo is the only player in the National Basketball Association averaging at least 25.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game this season, and is on pace to join Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1972-73) as the only players in National Basketball Association history to average 25.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game while shooting 55.0 percent or better from the field over the course of a season.