See you in LA…
Last night the NBA announced the reserves for the NBA All Star Game. Kevin Garnett, one of a record tying four Boston Celtics named to the team, matched a NBA record with his 14th straight selection. Super rookie Blake Griffin became the first rookie since Yao Ming to make the All Star Game. Click the image to enlarge and view the rosters below.
East All Stars
Starters- Guards: Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade, Center: Dwight Howard, Forwards: LeBron James and Amar’e Stoudamire
Reserves: Kevin Garnett, Paul Piece, Ray Allen, Rajon Rondo, Joe Johnson, Al Horford and Chris Bosh
West All Stars
Starters-Guards: Kobe Bryant and Chris Paul, Center: Yao Ming, Forwards: Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant
Reserves: Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Dirk Notwitzki, Russell Westbrook, Paul Gasol, Deron Williams, Blake Griffin
Boston’s Doc Rivers and Greg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs are the coaches of the East and West All Stars. The All Star Game is February 20th in Los Angeles.