By Nick Gagalis/n.gagalismedia@latinospost.com (staff@latinospost.com) | First Posted: Feb 15, 2013 12:13 PM EST

Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade is paired up with LeBron James in yet another NBA All-Star Game starting lineup. (Photo : REUTERS/Joe Skipper)

The Eastern Conference has two teams with two players each in the starting lineup, though one player is out for the year. The Miami Heat and Boston Celtics' All-Stars will lead the way for the Eastern Conference on Sunday in the 2013 NBA All-Star Game.

 

Dwayne Wade, Heat

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7 starts

8 appearances (last eight games)

2012 ASG: 24 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists

Best ASG (2010): 28 points, 6 rebounds, 11 assists, 5 steals

First ASG (2005): 14 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist

 

Rajon Rondo, Celtics

0 starts

3 appearances (last three games)

2012 ASG: 2 points, 2 rebounds, 8 assists

2011 ASG: 6 points, 2 rebounds, assists

2010 ASG: 4 points, 1 rebound, 5 assists

 

LeBron James, Heat

8 starts

8 appearances (last eight games)

2012 ASG: 36 points, 6 rebounds, 7 assists

Best ASG (2011): 29 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists

First ASG (2005): 13 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals

Other Notes: Leading vote-getter in 2010 & 2007, MVP in 2008 & 2006

 

Carmelo Anthony, New York Knicks

4 starts

5 appearances (last three games)

2012 ASG: 19 points, 9 rebounds, 2 steals in first selection for Eastern Conference

Best ASG (2010): 27 points, 10 rebounds, 2 assists

First ASG (2007): 20 points, 9 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal

 

Kevin Garnett, Celtics

10 starts

13 appearances

2011 ASG (His Most Recent): 4 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists

Best ASG (2003): 37 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists, 5 steals, 1 block in 2-OT Win

First ASG (1997): 6 points, 9 rebounds, 1 assist

Other Notes: Leading vote-getter in 2008, MVP in 2003

 

Additional Notes

-Wade, James and Anthony were all Eastern Conference Starters in 2012, combining for 79 points

-Wade and James were members of the same starting lineup five times before they were teammates on the Heat

-Kevin Garnett did not participate in the 2008 All-Star Game, but Ray Allen and Paul Pierce both represented the eventual champ Celtics

 

 

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