NBA All-Star Game 2016 Rosters: Complete Starting Lineups for Both Conferences

January 21st, 2016 by Joseph Zucker Leave a reply »

Let the debates begin: The NBA announced Thursday night the starting fives for the Eastern and Western Conferences in the 2016 All-Star Game, which will be held Feb. 14 in Toronto.

Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant are among the headliners voted into the contest this year:

Bleacher Report gave fans an idea of what the 10 players will look like in this year's All-Star uniforms:

Bryant's earning the most All-Star votes (1,891,614) was the most predictable outcome after the Los Angeles Lakers star announced this year would be his last in the league. Only twice in the previous 19 seasons did Bryant fail to make the All-Star Game, and the last time came in 1998-99. According to NBA on ESPN, he joins elite company with this year's selection:

In what is his All-Star swan song, Bryant was a lock for the starting lineup, even if he's in the midst of one of the worst seasons of his legendary career.

The 37-year-old told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears he won't be approaching this year's event as some sort of victory lap, a lesson he took from Michael ...

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