Kyrie Irving named an East Starter; Giannis captain
Boston Celtics star guard Kyrie Irving has been named an Eastern Conference starter in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game.
He joins a backcourt with the Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker, along with a frontcourt of Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks, the Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard, and the Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid.
2019 East All-Star starters:
Boston’s Kyrie Irving
Charlotte’s Kemba Walker
Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo (captain)
Toronto’s Kawhi Leonard
Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid