Ehe reign of LeBron James in the NBA it seems that there is no end. The eaves of Lakers He has turned his career into an unquestionable hegemony that, in addition, has the favor of the people as evidenced year after year by the votes to choose the players who will be starters in the famous All Star Game. An event to which the Akron player has been attending for 18 consecutive years and in which he will return, except for injury, as the player most loved by fans.
THE MOST VOTED PLAYERS OF THE ALL STAR
- LeBron James- 6,827,447 votes
- Stephen Curry- 6.019.418 votos
- Kevin Durant- 5,496,513 votes
- Giannis Antetokounmpo- 5,124,935 votes
- Nikola Jokic- 4,132,522 votes
- DeMar DeRozan- 4,121,034 votes
- Joel Embiid- 3,305,229 votes
- Andrew Wiggins- 2.644.571 votos
- Ja Morant- 2,623,359 votes
- Trae Young- 2,147,111 votes
LeBron James is already the most voted player by fans after they were made public the results of the third popular vote count, which represent 50% of the final vote in the absence of journalists and the players themselves, with 25% each to complete the total count. ‘King’ James has managed to come back in this third wave and He has passed Stephen Curry with a total of 6,827,447 votes.
On the 27th the starting quintets of each Conference will be announced in which LeBron James will be back as the most voted player for the sixth consecutive season and for the ninth time in his entire career, equaling Michael Jordan as the player who has been the most voted for the great event of the stars.
LeBron has established himself at the head of some voting in which he has surpassed Stephen Curry (6.019.418), who will accompany him in the starting lineup along with Nikola Jokic (4,132,522), to the surprising Andrew Wiggins (2.644.571) y a Ja Morant (2.623.359), who has surpassed Luka Doncic in the votes and, therefore, will take his place among the starters.
The favor of the public responds to the great season that LeBron is having on an individual level. The forward, who is celebrating his 19th season in the league, has shown that time passes for everyone except him, and at 37, he is experiencing one of the best moments of his career, averaging 28.8 points, 7.6 rebounds and 6.4 assists. In addition, he has continued to add milestones to his endless record and has become the First player in NBA history to reach 30,000 points, 10,000 rebounds and 9,000 assists and he is only 93 countries away from also reaching 10,000 in a record almost impossible to beat.
An oasis in the desert of the Lakers
The four-time NBA MVP has become the only source of joy for a Lakers in crisis. The Los Angeles team has lost four of its last five games, which has put its coach Frank Vogel in question.
For the moment Frank Vogel will not be dismissed and has traveled with his team to Orlando to face the next commitment of the Californian franchise. For now, the coach has LeBron’s support, as he showed after the Lakers’ last loss: “The coaching staff has been very good. Now it’s up to us to better manage the situation.”
Vogel himself also referred to a possible dismissal after losing to Indiana: “I meet with the board to talk about last night’s game always and all year. It’s been like this for three years, we all try to solve the problems together”.