Raptors’ Leonard drops to sixth place in National Basketball Association all-star voting

Westbrook says Adams is'definitely worthy of being an All-Star

Dallas Mavericks rookie sensation Luka Doncic has also maintained his position with the second-most All-Star votes of all Western Conference frontcourt players.

Joining Antetokounmpo atop the Eastern Conference vote are Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid, Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving.

While George is up to third in the frontcourt, Steven Adams remains sixth in the frontcourt and Russell Westbrook remains at fourth among guards, respectively, trailing James Harden, Derrick Rose and Stephen Curry. Voting among current players counts 25 percent and votes from media covering the National Basketball Association counts the other 25 percent.

FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia
Giuliani said that nothing came out of the investigation, but admitted that he did not know much about it. The paper said the... 'I was going to fire Comey - there was no good time to do it, ' Trump said.


In the totals released Thursday James leads all vote-getters with 2,779,812. Voting for fans, players and media concludes Monday, Jan. 21 at 8:59 p.m. PT.

Just like past year, the leading vote-getter from each conference will serve as a captain and will draft their rosters from the pool of players voted as starters and reserves in each conference.

The teams aren't split by conference for the actual game, though.

Apple’s iPhone 2019 series will bring no major upgrade
The iPhone XR in particular, the cheapest of Apple's latest line-up, is thought to have fallen flat with consumers. The news, first reported in the Wall Street Journal , comes as sales of the iPhone in China continue to suffer.


The captains' draft will be televised this season. Golden State's Steph Curry leads all Western Conference guards with just over 2 million votes while Kevin Durant is sitting at No. 4 among Western Conference frontcourt players. Coaches will determine the reserves. A third report on all-star balloting will come out on January 17 before the final votes are then revealed for the 10 starters on January 24.

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers practices for the 2017 NBA All-Star Game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 18, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Poland arrests Huawei employee on spying charges
Local media identified the firm as Huawei Technologies Co and said the suspect was the sales director of its office in Poland . China's foreign ministry said it was "greatly concerned" by the reports , and urged Poland to handle the case "justly".


Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump says United States is having tremendous success with China on trade
Jan 12, 2019 - 13:14
USA stocks and European equities jumped as investors awaited developments on trade talks between the world's largest economies. The full year numbers will look somewhat different, partly because China has resumed purchases of US soybeans and other goods.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ruth Bader Ginsburg shows ‘no evidence of remaining disease,’ Supreme Court says
Jan 12, 2019 - 10:37
In mid-December, she reiterated that vow, telling an audience that she would do the job "as long as I can do it full-steam". Fox News is reporting on Ginsburg's past comments about what would signal her retirement.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Apple's Tim Cook got big pay bump in 2018: filing
Jan 12, 2019 - 07:14
Apple CEO Tim Cook said that health could be an area where Apple makes a big play in an interview with CNBC . Recode's Kara Swisher declared in a CNBC interview that "The innovation cycle has slowed down at Apple".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump floats 'path to citizenship', says H1B changes coming soon
Jan 12, 2019 - 06:39
Trump, a Republican, has embraced changes to the immigration system to favor educated or highly skilled people. The dispute has led to a partial shutdown of the United States government that is now in its 21st day.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Marvel's "The Punisher" Season 2 Trailer Is Here
Jan 12, 2019 - 06:38
In Season 2, Jon Bernthal returns as Frank Castle , who up until now has been living a quiet life out on the road. The Punisher Season 2 is basically the heavy-metal version of that character conflict.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Police Believe Bird Box Challenge Resulted in Car Crash
Jan 12, 2019 - 05:49
Police are recommending charges of reckless driving. "It really puts everybody at risk", said Travis Lyman of the Layton police. Amazingly, no one was injured-though this story could have had a much darker tone had she struck the innocent driver head-on.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top After Hardik Pandya, Twitter Attacks Ranveer for ‘Sexist’ Remarks
Jan 12, 2019 - 00:16
Honestly, I got a bit carried away with the nature of the show. The episode has been removed from all the online platforms. The episode is no longer available for public viewing.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top New Software Aims To Crack Down On Password Sharing For Streaming Services
Jan 11, 2019 - 23:17
Streaming services such as Netflix are able to pay for access to Synamedia's initiative that will grant them the data in question. If caught sharing, users could then be offered a premium service that allows for password sharing and more concurrent users.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Union head to discuss fate of GM Oshawa plant
Jan 11, 2019 - 23:11
The union has said the decision is contrary to commitments made by GM in contract negotiations with Unifor in 2016. It was also unclear if any work stoppages would coincide with a Unifor rally in Windsor, Ontario on Friday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Signature Series OLED TV R
Jan 11, 2019 - 22:44
This year, companies including LG, Samsung , and Sony showed-off their latest prototypes at the annual consumer electronics show. LG is further enhancing the experience with immersive audio, which is included in 2019 LG OLED TVs.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top White Sox add another Manny Machado friend
Jan 11, 2019 - 21:12
The White Sox have signed Manny Machado's dad to replace Roger Bossard as head groundskeeper. The White Sox have signed Manny Machado's sister to work in the public relations department.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Sarri tells Chelsea hierarchy to sign two players
Jan 11, 2019 - 21:11
He did say if Alvaro Morata leaves, with loan moves to Sevilla and Atletico Madrid mooted, Chelsea would need a replacement. Willian was on Thursday linked with Barcelona, but Sarri ruled out the prospect of the Brazilian departing this month.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Batshuayi set for Chelsea return as Valencia end season-long loan deal
Jan 11, 2019 - 19:05
Chelsea striker, Michy Batshuayi is set to return to Stamford Bridge this month after Valencia chose to cut his loan short. And it is now being reported by The Mirror that Everton are keen on signing the Belgian, who would cost around £14m.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top IMDb Freedive is Amazon's new ad-supported streaming service
Jan 11, 2019 - 18:02
Amazon-owned IMDb launched a new movie streaming platform today called Freedive , and it's basically Prime Video Lite. For customers in the US, IMDb Freedive is available right now on on IMDb's website and on Fire TV devices.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top R. Kelly May Face Investigation Following Lifetime Series
Jan 11, 2019 - 17:56
In 2002, he was arrested after a video surfaced appearing to show him having sex with and urinating on a 14-year-old girl. We have confirmed investigators reached out to Asante McGee , one of the women who allegedly escaped R.