The Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul has been voted by the coaches to the Western Conference All-Star team as a reserve for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game in New York City, the NBA announced.
January 28, 2015
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant underwent a successful surgery this morning to repair a torn rotator cuff, and as many suspected, he will now miss the remainder of the season. The roughly two-hour procedure was performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache and Dr. Steve Lombardo at the Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles.
The 2015 NBA Slam Dunk contest will showcase four up-and-coming players, including former UCLA Bruins guard Zach LaVine, and also will feature a format change that brings back some tradition to the event.