For Eastern Conference frontcourt players, Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo leads with 4,474,107 votes. In the Western Conference, the Lakers’ LeBron James leads frontcourt players with 4,747,887 votes and Dallas’ Luka Doncic leads guards with 4,598,323 votes.
Voting concludes Jan. 20. Fans account for 50% of the vote determining the All-Star game’s 10 starters, with current NBA players and media accounting for 25% each. The game’s starters and captains (the player from each conference accumulating the most votes) will be revealed Jan. 23, and the All-Star draft will take place Feb. 6, where the captains choose from the starters and reserves regardless of conference affiliation (reserves are chosen by NBA coaches).
The All-Star game will take place Feb. 16 at the United Center in Chicago.