Los Angeles Lakers guard/forward LeBron James and Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo will serve as the NBA's All-Star Game captains for the second straight season.
A handful of NBA MVP candidates highlighted the starter pool, including second-year Dallas Mavericks point guard Luka Doncic and the NBA's leading scorer in Rockets guard James Harden.
Los Angeles Lakers G/F LeBron James
The other starters are picked from three sources with the following levels of impact: fan vote (50 percent), current players' selections (25 percent) and basketball media representatives (25 percent).
Those players must consist of two guards, three frontcourt players and two wild-card picks from either position group.