The captains [James, Curry] are the All-Star Game starters with the most fan votes for their respective conference.
When it came to the players' favorite, Antetokounmpo was voted ahead of LeBron James.
The NBA All-Star Game vote results are in and the starters for both conferences have been announced for the Staples Center' showdown on February 18. The top two backcourt players in the East and West will be viable All-Star starters.
The NBA All Star reserves, as voted on by the NBA coaches, will be announced during a TNT broadcast on January 23rd.
Earl Thomas encourages Cowboys to 'come get him'
But Seattle still has a shot at the postseason with a win at home against Arizona and an Atlanta loss to Carolina next Sunday . I don't think it would be smart to get rid of him, but I wouldn't be shocked if they did, especially to bolster their O-line.
Out West, Curry had the most number of votes to earn the right to be captain and form his own team as well.
"Having the opportunity to play an NBA All-Star Game in my hometown is fantastic, and being able to represent Toronto - my other home - makes it even better", DeRozan said.
Instead of the normal East vs. Both captain will make their first four picks from the starters voted in by the fans, media and players.
While James and Curry still don't know the full list of players from whom they will choose, they do know the eight who were selected as starters alongside them. There will be 14 reserves, or seven for each team, and the captains will choose from this pool.
Trump Upsets Republican Strategy to Avoid Shutdown
Immigration activists have increased the pressure on Democrats to oppose any spending measure while DACA is still unresolved. That means the odds of a shutdown starting at the end of the day Friday are going down, though not yet approaching zero.
The former back-to-back MVP led the West starters, edging out his Dubs teammate Kevin Durant, followed by Houston Rockets guard James Harden, and the New Orleans Pelicans duo of Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins.
The All-Star teams will also play for local charities with all donations from the event forwarded to local efforts, per the league's release.
"Yes, it would be more fun if we had [a televised draft]".
Nope. John Wall felt the league's players are all "grown men" and can handle being skipped over on live TV during an All-Star draft.
GST Rates reduces on 29 goods, 53 services-Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
He said rates of 49 other items have been rationalized. "Towards this, e-way bill will be an important step", Jaitley said. He said the rate of growth has been reasonably rapid in the last few quarters.
The two earned the most votes for their respective conferences and will be picking teams for the February 18 game at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Sure, it was initially awkward when Phil Kessel was picked last the first season in which the NHL switched formats, but he ended up with a new ride for his troubles, and within a few seasons, one of the league's best players was openly campaigning to be picked last in hopes of scoring some wheels.