2013 Eastern Conference All-Star Starters
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Itís here.

The 62nd NBA All-Star game is upon us, with the best athletes that the game of basketball has to offer to will take centerstage at the Toyota Center, in Houston, Texas on February 17. The last week saw All-Star starters from both conferences get announced based on fan voting results. Here then is a closer look at the Eastern All-Star starters, a formidable mix of talent and awesomeness.

-- Gallery by Akshay Manwani