LeBron James was a unanimous pick for the All-NBA team and Kobe Bryant earned his record-tying 11th first-team selection.
Tim Duncan was selected to his 14th All-Star game, Spurs teammate Tony Parker is joining him, and the Chicago Bulls also had two reserves chosen Thursday for next month's game in Houston.
Bradford Doolittle offers a glimpse of what the 2015 All-Star teams might look like with no Kobe, Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan.
After four years apart, Steve Nash and Mike D'Antoni are back on the title hunt in Los Angeles. Marc Stein has that and all the latest buzz from around the league in the latest Weekend Dime.
Chris Broussard offers his list of possible MVPs besides LeBron James, including Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and Rajon Rondo.
Michael Wilbon runs down what he expects in the NBA's second half.
Often overlooked during award season? Defense. We shine light on the season's top defenders.
Who deserves a spot on the 2008 Western Conference All-Star squad? John Hollinger makes his picks.
John Hollinger names his West All-Star starters and subs ... and those who just missed the cut.
Shaq or Kobe for MVP? Dwight Howard or Emeka Okafor for Rookie of the Year? ESPN Insider Chad Ford casts his votes.