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Durant, LeBron lead NBA All-Star voting

by Erik Horne Published: December 26, 2013
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Whether it's an MVP race or All-Star votes, LeBron James and Kevin Durant are inseparable. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman
Whether it's an MVP race or All-Star votes, LeBron James and Kevin Durant are inseparable. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman

They’re the No. 1 and No. 2 players in the world. They’re also 1-2 in the latest round of NBA All-Star voting.

With 854,105 votes, Miami Heat forward LeBron James leads the way after the second returns of the NBA All-Star Balloting. Kevin Durant is right behind James with 850,728 votes — tops in the Western Conference.

Durant has more than double the votes of the next closest player in the conference (Dwight Howard — 408,623). Russell Westbrook is sixth among backcourt players in the West.

Balloting concludes on Jan. 20, with the All-Star game Feb. 16 in New Orleans.

by Erik Horne
Online Sports Editor
Erik Horne joined The Oklahoman as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013, following a five-year stint at The Ardmoreite (Ardmore) – first as a sports writer, then sports editor. At The Ardmoreite, Horne reported on everything from prep...
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