Those who will play the All Star Game, which will develop in a different way than usual. In 2020, it could be done without any inconvenience. However, this year, due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will be different. It will be held in one night: March 7 at the State Farm Arena, Atlanta Hawks Stadium. It will be the 70th edition.
Eaves Lebron James, Los Angeles Lakers, and Kevin Durant, of the Brooklyn Nets, were named captains of the Western and Eastern Conferences, respectively. Along with Durant the Greek power forward were chosen to be the starters Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), the Cameroonian center Joel embiid (Philadelphia 76ers), the shooting guard Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards) and point guard Kyrie irving (Nets).
While next to James will be the Serbian pivot Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets), forward Kawhi leonard (Los Angeles Clippers) and the point guards, Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors) and Luka doncic (Dallas Mavericks).
Coach Quin Snyder (Utah) will be the one to lead the James Team. For its part, Doc Rivers, from Philadelphia, could lead the Durant Team if the Sixers win one of the next two games or the Milwaukee and Nets lose this week.
HOW IT WILL BE DEVELOPED
The game will follow the same format as last year. Teams will compete to win each quarter and playing with a final score during the last non-timed period.
HOW MANY VOTES CAMPAZZO RECEIVED
All Star votes were revealed and Facundo Campazzo received 42,618 votes from fans, ranked 24th among the West guards.