Tag: All-Star Game

Joel Embiid

76ers Joel Embiid Fakes Donald Trump Tweet to Win All-Star Votes

After coming back strong from injuries, Philadelphia 76ers Center Joel Embiid is in the hunt for a slot in the upcoming All-Star Game. As a way to gain votes, he cleverly used a fake Donald Trump tweet to convince fans to vote for him.

Kobe Bryant

NBA Names All-Star Game Starters

The NBA announced its All-Star Game starters, and Kobe Bryant led the balloting to win a spot playing in his 18th such midseason exhibition.

Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas

MLB Cancels Over 60 Million All-Star Votes

Major League Baseball may have just found out how easy it is to game an electronic, online election after its All-Star Game voting erupted with tens of millions of ballots for players for the Kansas City Royals. Now the league is canceling up to 65 million of those votes.

Alex Rios, Kendrtys Morales

All-Star Game Balloting Puts 7 Royals in 9 Starting Spots

Fans of the Kansas City Royals have voted so assiduously for the team’s players for the All-Star game that Royals players currently lead the balloting at every position except second base and one spot in the outfield.

Marc Gasol AP

Did Marc Gasol Play All-Star Game in Future Home?

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol will make his first NBA All-Star Game start this weekend. The big man’s appearance in the Big Apple may foreshadow the free agent’s future.