Playing through his final season, Bryant is ahead of reigning league most valuable player
Fans elect five starters on each All-Star team. The 30 NBA coaches select seven reserves.
Based on the returns released Thursday, Bryant and Curry would be joined by
In addition to James, the East's starters project to be Miami Heat's
No other Lakers or Clippers were ranked.
Bryant is expected to make his 18th and final All-Star appearance Feb. 14 in Toronto.