Monday, February 18, 2013
CHECK OUT THE GLAMOUR OF THE NBA ALL STARS AS WESTERN CONFERENCE WINS 2013 EDITION
Western Conference were crowned NBA All-Star champions after they beat the Eastern Conference 143-138 in a thrilling night of action during All-Star weekend in Houston.
In a new format for the evening, the Eastern Conference and Western Conference went head to head over the four events and Terrence Ross from Toronto Raptors won the prestigious Slam Dunk Contest at the end of an entertaining evening.
In each of the four events, the total score/time for each conference were added together in the team round and the best team would receive points which counted towards the overall total.
The best performer from each Conference would then advance to the championship round to determine the winner of the event.
An inspired MVP performance from Los Angeles Clippers point-guard Chris Paul led the Western Conference to win over the Eastern Conference
Paul racked up 20 points and 15 assists in Houston during the West’s five-point win while Oklahoma’s Kevin Durant starred with 30 points.
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony led the way for the East with 26 points while Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade scored 21 in the eagerly-anticipated, star-studded match.