All-Star Balloting Race

Yao leads all players with 1,775,413 votes. The Minnesota Timberwolves ’ Kevin Garnett San Antonio’s Tim Duncan (1,025,812). The Los Angeles Lakers ’ Kobe Bryant (1,536,556) and McGrady lead all Western Conference guards.

James leads all Eastern Conference players with 1,774,281 votes, followed by the Miami Heat ’s Dwyane Wade (1,371,850). Bosh is second among Eastern Conference forwards.