According to the statement made by the NBA’s website, the captains and top 5 of the teams that will be on the field in the demonstration match to be held at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, USA on March 7 were determined.
DURANT AND LEBRON CHOOSE THE CAPTAIN
Kevin Durant was elected captain at the Eastern Conference and LeBron James at the Western Conference as a result of the votes of fans, basketball players and press members.
Nikola Jokic and Bradley Beal, who will appear for the third time in the All-Star match, entered the top 5 for the first time in their careers.
Eastern Conference: Kevin Durant (Brooklyn Nets), Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers), Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards), Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn Nets)
Western Conference: LeBron James (Los Angeles Lakers), Kawhi Leonard (Los Angeles Clippers), Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), Luka Doncic (Dallas Mavericks)