The NBA All-Star reserves are to be announced later tonight, but thanks to Yahoo some names have been leaked already.
Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge of the Portland Trailblazers will be suiting for the West.
San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker will also be joining them as he makes his 6th All-Star appearance.
After not being voted in to be the starting center, Dwight Howard will be a reserve for the West. Howard’s Houston Rockets’ teammate James Harden was also chosen.
Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul was also selected.
The Dallas Mavericks will have 35-year old Dirk Nowitzki in NOLA for the game.
Yahoo also announced that Indiana Pacers’ center Roy Hibbert will be joining teammate and starter Paul George for the East squad.
Joakim Noah also was chosen and will represent the Chicago Bulls for the East.
Washington Wizards point guard John Wall will make his first All-Star appearance as a reserve.
DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors will also make his first All-Star game. Teammate Kyle Lowry will not be joining him.
Marc Stein reporting that Atlanta Hawks forward and first-timer Paul Millsap will be part of the East squad.
The Miami Heat will have all of the Big-3 after Chris Bosh was announced as a reserve.
Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets will also be on the East team.
Notable players confirmed not on the team: Golden State Warriors’ David Lee, Pacers’ Lance Stephenson, Spurs’ Tim Duncan, Sacramento Kings DeMarcus Cousins, New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis, Phoenix Suns Goran Dragic.