Kevin Durant Fifth Among Forwards in All-Star Voting - - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Kevin Durant Fifth Among Forwards in All-Star Voting

Oklahoma City Thunder Forward Kevin Durant Celebrates a Three-Point Shot (AP Photo) Oklahoma City Thunder Forward Kevin Durant Celebrates a Three-Point Shot (AP Photo)

Originally Published: Dec 10, 2009 5:53 PM CDT


Andrew Topps
Oklahoma Sports Staff Writer

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant sits in fifth place among Western Conference forwards in the preliminary All-Star voting released Thursday. Denver’s Carmelo Anthony, Dallas’ Dirk Nowitzki, the Lakers’ Pau Gasol and San Antonio’s Tim Duncan are ahead of Durant.

Jeff Green and Russell Westbrook did not receive enough votes to place in the top 11.

Kobe Bryant leads all players with 692,518.

Western Conference forwards voting:
1. Carmelo Anthony, Denver, 588,958
2. Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas, 366,300
3. Pau Gasol, L.A. Lakers, 280,758
4. Tim Duncan, San Antonio, 271,321
5. Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City, 177,205
6. Trevor Ariza, Houston, 168,167
7. Shawn Marion, Dallas, 161,653
8. Luis Scola, Houston, 134,321
9. Ron Artest, L.A. Lakers, 99,209
10. Lamar Odom, L.A. Lakers, 85,817
11. LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland, 70,588

To vote for the NBA All-Star team click here.


Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.