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NBA All-Star Game - How do the leaders pick?

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by OTMax, Jan 13, 2018.

  1. OTMax

    OTMax Member

    Mar 29, 2013
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    How can the guys pick, from the top 10 votes the guys get in front court and backcourt in East and West so two times 12 out of 40? There's really no East and West any more right? Do the coaches have a say, is it just the starters that get picked by the leaders?
  2. khanhdum

    khanhdum Member

    Nov 12, 2007
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    I believe this is how it works. The top 2 guards and 3 fowards/centers voted will start like before and the top leader in the division gets to pick from a pool of bench players the coaches pick like before.
  3. Steve_Francis_rules

    Dec 11, 1999
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    I think it would be cool if they let the fans vote in the starters, then each team captain (vote leader) got to pick his entire bench with every remaining player in the league eligible. That would add a great new dimension to the inevitable annual snubs.

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