The NBA has scrapped the traditional All-Star Game format that pitted the Eastern and Western Conferences against each other.
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It has also partnered with textbook giant Pearson PLC to develop learning materials for the Windows Mixed Reality headsets. Other than these two laptops, Microsoft also announced two laptops from its biggest partner in emerging economies - JP.
LeBron James and Steph Curry, as part of the new All-Star format will select their teams from the pool of players voted as starters and selected as reserves - no matter what conference they're in.
The Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard is having the best season of his career and has put the team in playoff contention despite all the injuries they've had to deal with all year. The forward is averaging 7.9 assists per game, fifth-most in the National Basketball Association while ranking in the top-10 in defensive box plus/minus (2.9). Towns is an All-Star for the first time.
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Formed in 2012, when Kim was taking power, the outfit is modeled after a western girl band and has 10 members. South Korean conservatives worry about the implications of letting the band perform at the Pyeongchang Games.
Players Only reveals All-Star reserves from the Western Conference.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Hart will open the game and introduce the players, and will be joined by yet-to-be-announced special guests. Horford, Love and Wall will be in their fifth All-Star games while Lowry makes his fourth appearance in the game.
The designs represent a significant departure from previous NBA All-Star uniforms, which have never featured the players' standard team logos on the chest (although players simply wore their regular team uniforms, with no special All-Star design, from 1997 through 2002). They will not have to stick to conference affiliation when drafting their teams. In the past I've called All-Star snub lists Damian Lillard and Co. but by the tracer of the fans, D-Lil is finally an all-star!
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About 150 desperate staff and guests managed to escape the building throughout the night, amid heavy gunfire and explosions. Spokesperson of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry Anuar Zhainakov confirmed that a Kazakh citizen was among the dead.
Averaging 17.3 points (a team high), 4.9 assists, and 4.2 rebounds, Dragic has been Miami's most reliable contributor.
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Last Saturday's 2-2 draw at Leicester was the first of four top-flight games in 10 days for United . For us to score two goals we need to play in their half for 45 minutes, with only one defender.
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Fleetwood added that the tough conditions made it easier for him to focus. "It was important to come out and make sure I'm hungry. I just really wanted to win this one", said Fleetwood, who is expected to advance from 18th to 11th in the rankings on Monday.
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The PM said he wanted to fully leverage the fact that after 30 years, there was a government with a full majority in India. The important signal of this visit is that we engage we engage with the world in a multidimensional way, "Gokhale said".