Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James picked Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving while Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry picked James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game on Thursday.
The team rosters were selected by All-Star captains James and Curry. James drafted DeMarcus Cousins (New Orleans Pelicans), Anthony Davis (New Orleans), Durant (Golden State) and Irving (Boston Celtics) to join him in the starting lineup. To complete Team LeBron, James selected LaMarcus Aldridge (San Antonio Spurs), Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards), Kevin Love (Cleveland), Victor Oladipo (Indiana Pacers), Kristaps Porzingis (New York Knicks), John Wall (Washington) and Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) as reserves.
Curry will start on Team Stephen alongside Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), DeMar DeRozan (Toronto Raptors), Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers) and Harden (Houston Rockets). For reserves, Curry chose Jimmy Butler (Minnesota Timberwolves), Draymond Green (Golden State), Al Horford (Boston), Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers), Kyle Lowry (Toronto), Klay Thompson (Golden State) and Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota).
The 67th NBA All-Star Game will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 18. The game will reach fans in more than 200 countries and regions in more than 40 languages.