Last night on TNT the NBA All-Star starters were revealed as voted by the fans. Yao Ming, Vince Carter and Allen Iverson all somehow were not selected. Those days are over at least.
Dwight Howard was the overall leading vote-getter and Kobe Bryant received the second most votes. I don’t think anyone really has a problem with that but the fans do tend to make the wrong choices every year voting more based on popularity than worth.
This season in particular the starters have been voted on very early into the season because of the lockout and the All-Star game remaining at its original date.
Below I will take a look at each selection and weigh in on whether or not it was the right choice.
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