The starters for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game have been announced and Eastern Conference squad has an interesting back story.
Fans voted for LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Rajon Rondo and Kevin Garnett to be the five starters for the East All-Stars. LeBron lead in votes with 1,583, 646.
The West All-Stars are comprised of Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Dwight Howard and Blake Griffin. Kobe earned his 15th trip to the All-Star game with 1, 591, 437 votes. READ MORE