Headlining the stacked lineup is LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo who will serve as the All-Star captains. Starters were selected by fans, current NBA players, and a select media panel. Fans accounted for 50 percent of the vote, while players and media accounted for the remaining 50 percent. Standout players on the Eastern Conference side include Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics and Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors. The Western Conference features Houston Rockets‘ James Harden and Golden State Warriors‘ stars, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant.
Check out the captains and starters below and head over to nba.com to catch the full voting results.
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Captains LeBron, Giannis highlight starters for #NBAAllStar 2019!
— 2019 NBA All-Star (@NBAAllStar) January 25, 2019
Backcourt: Kyrie Irving, G, Boston Celtics
Backcourt: Kemba Walker, G, Charlotte Hornets
Frontcourt: Giannis Antetokounmpo, F, Milwaukee Bucks
Frontcourt: Kawhi Leonard, F, Toronto Raptors
Frontcourt: Joel Embiid, C, Philadelphia 76ers
Backcourt: Stephen Curry, G, Golden State Warriors
Backcourt: James Harden, G, Houston Rockets
Frontcourt: LeBron James, F, Los Angeles Lakers
Frontcourt: Kevin Durant, F, Golden State Warriors
Frontcourt: Paul George, F, Oklahoma City Thunder