Kobe Bryant earns a record 15th successive NBA All-Star selection
Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has received a record 15th successive NBA All-Star selection.
Last Updated: 18/01/13 9:45am
The league announced the starters for the 2013 mid-season exhibition and said Bryant received 1,591,437 votes to edge Miami's LeBron James (1,583,646).
Bryant had previously been tied with Jerry West, Karl Malone and Shaquille O'Neal for the most consecutive All-Star acclaims.
The 62nd NBA All-Star Game will be played in Houston on Sunday, February 17.