NBA All-Star Game 2019: Western Conference starters include LeBron James, Stephen Curry

LeBron James was the leading vote-getter for Western Conference All-Star players. [Image via NBA/YouTube screencap]
LeBron James was the leading vote-getter for Western Conference All-Star players. [Image via NBA/YouTube screencap]

The five starting players from the West have been named for the 2019 All-Star Game in Charlotte.

The NBA All-Star Game 2019 edition arrives on Sunday, February 17 from Charlotte, North Carolina. Here are the five players who were tops in the voting system and will start in the game from the Western Conference.

1

LeBron James - Los Angeles Lakers

This is LeBron's 15th appearance, but it's his first time as a representative from the Western Conference. LeBron led all West players in total votes and will be the captain of one team in the All-Star game. He makes his team selections in a draft on Feb. 7.

2

Stephen Curry - Golden State Warriors

The former two-time NBA MVP is making his sixth appearance in the annual All-Star Game. Curry is averaging 29.6 points, 5.4 assists, and 5.1 rebounds per game this season.

3

James Harden - Houston Rockets

James Harden is making that push for a second-straight NBA MVP Award. His hard work has the Rockets among the best teams in the West, and also earned him his fifth appearance in the All-Star Game.

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