Carmelo Anthony was named to his 8th All-Star team on Thursday.
Anthony will be one of the starters for the Eastern Conference in this year’s game, which will be played in Madison Square Garden— Melo’s home floor.
Carmelo will be joined in the Eastern lineup by LeBron James, John Wall, Kyle Lowry, and Pau Gasol. Marc Gasol, Anthony Davis, Stephen Curry, James Harden, and Kobe Bryant (who will be replaced due to injury) were voted in as starters for the West.
Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony has been voted a starter by the fans, and will line up alongside Kyrie Irving, Dwyane Wade, Paul George, and LeBron James on February 16th in New Orleans. Stephen Curry, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin, and Kevin Love have been voted to start for the West, although Bryant will likely miss the game with his injury. This is Melo’s seventh All-Star selection. Tickets to the game, as well as the other All-Star events, can be purchased here