There was sufficient doubt the novelty of a new format would translate to the court after tip-off.
Aside from moving ahead of Roberston in assists, the four-time league MVP also leaped past former Celtics greats Larry Bird and Dave Cowens to tie Kevin Garnett for 12th place in total rebounds with 88 for his career.
This year the league made a decision to go to a new format for picking the teams to try and make the games more competitive and it worked.
"A few of us took it personal and kept the game at a pretty high level", Irving said about the intensity and high-level of unusual defense play.
A thrilling fourth quarter had an even greater "real-game feel", in the words of James, who checked back into the contest with just over nine minutes remaining and his team trailing by seven points. But from Cleveland's perspective, ownership is willing to pay $150 million in luxury taxes for a team led by James but not for a package of Gordon and Anderson. Curry pumped but brought the ball back down - perhaps not expecting a trap so early on but James, after facing Curry in the NBA Finals in each of the last three years, knew better.
Curry was double teamed so he passed to DeRozan who missed on a long attempt from the right corner as the buzzer sounded to end the game.
He said learning how to be a pro was the biggest thing he got out of this experience. But the Lakers will make a pitch to George this summer, after a year of rumors linking him to LA. "If you are able to have accolades along the journey then that is cool and this is one of them".
Kevin Durant scored 19 points grabbed six rebounds and had five assists for Team Lebron.
With captain Stephen Curry sitting on the bench eating popcorn, Team Stephen maintained its lead early in the third.
It only makes sense for the MVP award to go to the winning team, which was Team LeBron. "Everybody just falls in line when the game tells you to".
James was complimentary of Los Angeles as a host city all weekend, a fact that is not likely lost on Lakers fans.
Respite arrived courtesy of Suarez's well-taken 16th-minute goal, which was beautifully created by Lionel Messi's left boot. Gerard Pique is back from injury after sitting out the game against Getafe, while Thomas Vermaelen is doubtful.
But with Iran reaching a pact with the global community on the subject in 2015, India-Iran ties have gathered momentum. The Iranian leader also said that regional conflicts must be resolved through diplomacy and political initiatives.
Migos fans took to Twitter immediately, posting up some hilarious commentary to celebrate Quavo's basketball accomplishments. The coaches decided to choose Andre Drummond, Paul George, Goran Dragic and Kemba Walker as the four replacements.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin fired, three months ago, head of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov and appointed Vladimir Vasilyev. The injured include two members of local security services and two civilians, also women, the Interfax news agency said.
She has constantly raised the issue of "missing persons" in Pakistan and calling for grilling of intelligence agencies. She got her law degree from the Punjab University in 1978 before plunging into a long career of human rights advocacy.
At the end of the study, researchers finalized the direct links between eating speed and the increased chances of obesity . Around half of the total sample (just under 52 per cent) changed their eating speed over the course of the six years.
Her body was found on a trash heap on January 9 in the city of Kasur near Lahore , four days after she was reported missing. It is the first time in Pakistan's history that a trial was completed in four days with 13-hour-long proceedings daily.
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