Stephen Curry selects Embiid and Antetokounmpo for the All-Star team
The Golden State Warriors top guard Curry has chosen some African stars on his All-star lineup, few selected are Cameroonian star Joel Embild and Nigerian tricky wonder piece Giannis Antetokounmpo.
The NBA revealed 2018 All-Star Game today, with the likes of LeBron James of the Cleveland and Curry in the NBA All-Star Draft.
To the surprise of many, James chose DeMarcus Cousins (New Orleans Pelicans), Anthony Davis (New Orleans), Kevin Durant (Golden State) and Kyrie Irving (Boston Celtics).
On Curry’s team, we have Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), DeMar DeRozan (Toronto Raptors), Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers) and James Harden (Houston Rockets). For reserves, Curry chose Jimmy Butler (Minnesota Timberwolves), Draymond Green (Golden State), Al Horford (Boston), Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers), Kyle Lowry (Toronto), Klay Thompson (Golden State) and Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota).
The NBA All-Star Game will commence on Sunday, February 18, of which fans from 200 countries and territories in more than 40 languages will watch.
LeBron team will feature seven players from the East and five players from the West, with seven frontcourt players and five guards.
Stephen team will also feature seven players from the West and five players from the East, with seven guards and five frontcourt players.
LeBron’s team will be coached by the head coach from the Eastern Conference team.
Team Stephen will be coached by the head coach from the Western Conference team.
Should there be any player who will be unable to play, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will select a replacement