LeBron Drafted Kyrie Irving (and Kevin Durant, Kevin Love) to His All-Star Team

Apparently that report of Kyrie Irving threatening to have knee surgery to get off the Cavs didn’t bother LeBron James too much, as he selected his former teammate in today’s All-Star Draft. LeBron also selected Kevin Love, who’s been having a rough week, so Cavs fans should enjoy seeing the band back together for one night.


LeBron’s Full Roster…

Starters
Kyrie Irving
Kevin Durant
Himself
Anthony Davis
DeMarcus Cousins
Reserves
LaMarcus Aldridge
Bradley Beal
Kevin Love
Russell Westbrook
John Wall
Kristaps Porzingis
Victor Oladipo

According to LeBron, the reasoning behind the Kyrie pick was that he went off Best Player available:

LeBron’s explanation why he drafted Kyrie pic.twitter.com/DgMH9tx5XX

— Rob Perez (@World_Wide_Wob) January 26, 2018

As for Team Curry…

Starters
Himself
James Harden
DeMar Derozan
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Joel Embiid
Reserves
Damian Lillard
Jimmy Butler
Draymond Green
Klay Thompson
Karl Anthony Towns
Al Horford
Kyle Lowry

Voici la Team de Stephen Curry pour le All Star Game ! pic.twitter.com/QITBU2JHDy

— JordaNBA (@ZombiaxX) January 26, 2018