Expected 2014 NBA All-Star Game starters

On Thurday night at 7 p.m. ET, TNT's "Inside the NBA" will announce the 2014 NBA All-Star starters. We've got a pretty good idea of what that's going to look like based on earlier returns. Here are the expected results. 

2014 NBA All-Star Game Starting Lineups
EAST
Player Name Player Name Player Name Player Name Player Name
Kyrie Irving , G
Cleveland Cavaliers
Selections: 2
Dwyane Wade , G
Miami Heat
Selections: 10
LeBron James , F
Heat
Selections: 10
Paul George , F
Indiana Pacers
Selections: 2
Carmelo Anthony , F
New York Knicks
Selections: 7
WEST
Player Name Player Name Player Name Player Name Player Name
Chris Paul , G
Los Angeles Clippers
Selections: 7
Kobe Bryant , G
Los Angeles Lakers
Selections: 16
Kevin Durant , F
Oklahoma City Thunder
Selections: 5
Blake Griffin , F
Clippers
Selections: 4
Dwight Howard , C
Houston Rockets
Selections: 8

The big questions: Will Chris Paul re-take his spot from Stephen Curry for the other guard spot in the West? And will Kevin Love surpass Blake Grffin? It's a tough vote in both races. 

We'll have continuing coverage of the 2014 All-Star starters Wednesday including our picks for the reserves. 

The 2014 NBA All-Star game is Sunday, February 16th in New Orleans. 

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