PHILADELPHIA– The Philadelphia 76ers will be well represented at the NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte.
Sixers’ C Joel Embiid was named an All-Star game starter on Thursday night, earning his second consecutive All-Star selection.
Embiid joins the following list of starters for the game:
- Lakers’ F LeBron James
- Bucks’ F Giannis Antetokounmpo
- Warriors’ G Stephen Curry
- Warriors’ F Kevin Durant
- Thunder F Paul George
- Rockets’ G James Harden
- Celtics’ G Kyrie Irving
- Raptors’ F Kawhi Leonard
- Hornets’ G Kemba Walker
The NBA All-Star teams will be determined via a draft by team captains James and Antetokounmpo on February 7. That will air at 7 p.m. on TNT.
During that broadcast, the rest of the NBA All-Star team rosters will be revealed.