The 2016 NBA All-Star starters have been announced and among the 10 players is New York Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony.
This is the seventh year in a row Carmelo has been elected to an All-Star game, his ninth total. Melo received a total of 567,348 votes.
The starters were announced Thursday.
— SLAM Magazine (@SLAMonline) January 22, 2016
The East All-Stars starters are:
- GUARD: Dwyane Wade
- GUARD: Kyle Lowry
- FRONTCOURT: LeBron James
- FRONTCOURT: Paul George
- FRONTCOURT: Carmelo Anthony
The West All-Stars starters are:
- GUARD: Stephen Curry
- GUARD: Russell Westbrook
- FRONTCOURT: Kobe Bryant
- FRONTCOURT: Kevin Durant
- FRONTCOURT: Kawhi Leonard
Kobe Bryant headlined the NBA All-Stars, and received the most votes with 1.9 million votes.
Kobe Bryant has been selected to his 18th and final NBA All-Star game. He tallied the most votes out of any player. pic.twitter.com/Rwhaiw61Yq
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 22, 2016
The All-Star game is set to take place on February 14th in Toronto.