Warriors’ duo make the cut, Wall beat Irving to NBA All-Star reserves
The rosters for the 2016 NBA All-Stars game are finalised following the announcement of the reserve players on Thursday.
Seven reserves were named to each side, completing the Eastern and Western Conference rosters after the starting players were revealed last week.
Kyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors), LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers), Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat), Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks) and Paul George (Indiana Pacers) were all voted in by fans to start in the Eastern side.
While Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers), Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder), Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors) and Russell Westbrook (Thunder) will start in the Western team.
The game will take place in Toronto at the Air Canada Centre on February 14, with the following players selected to feature as reserves:
Eastern Conference reserves:
Chris Bosh (Heat), Jimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls), DeMar DeRozan (Raptors), Andre Drummond (Detroit Pistons), Paul Millsap (Atlanta Hawks), Isaiah Thomas (Boston Celtics), John Wall (Washington Wizards).
Western Conference reserves:
LaMarcus Aldridge (Spurs), DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento Kings), Anthony Davis (New Orelans Pelicans), Draymond Green (Warriors), James Harden (Houston Rockets), Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers), Klay Thompson (Warriors).