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Towns Ranks 6th Among Western Conference Frontcourt Players In All-Star Voting

by Kyle Ratke, Digital Content Manager

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In the second fan-voting All-Star returns released on Thursday, Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns ranked sixth among Western Conference frontcourt players with 545,385 votes. 

On the season, Towns is averaging 26.5 points (9th in NBA), 11.7 rebounds (9th), 4.4 assists, 1.3 blocks and 1.0 steals per game while shooting 51.4 percent from the field and 41.8 percent from the 3-point line (17th). Towns' 3.6 made 3-pointers per game ranks sixth in the league.

The NBA All-Star 2020 team rosters will be drafted by the two captains.  They will choose from the pool of players voted as starters and reserves in each conference, making their selections regardless of conference affiliation.  

TNT will reveal the NBA All-Star Game starters, including the two team captains, on Thursday, Jan. 23 during TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by Autotrader.  The network will also announce the reserves, as selected by NBA head coaches, on Thursday, Jan. 30 during TNT NBA Tip-Off.

You can vote for Towns, Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the Timberwolves at Timberwolves.com/vote.

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