LA flavor to All-Star voting

Updated: January 13, 2012, 5:27 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- The NBA All-Star Game was held in Los Angeles last year, but it could have a distinctly greater Los Angeles feel this year in Orlando.

The NBA released the first returns of the NBA All-Star balloting Thursday and four of the five starters for the Western Conference are from Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant led all players in the West with 690,613 votes (only Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard with 754,737 votes had more overall) and would start in ...

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