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2012 NBA All-Star Rosters: Deron Williams Named Eastern Conference Reserve

New Jersey Nets guard Deron Williams was named as a reserve for the 2012 NBA All-Star game today. This will be the third All-Star game in a row for Williams. Tyson Chandler and Amare Stoudemire from the New York Knicks were not selected. Carmelo Anthony from the Knicks is the only starter for either the Knicks or the Nets.

Williams is averaging 20.9 points per game and 8.6 assists per game for the Nets this season. The 2012 NBA All-Star Game will be played on Feb. 26 at 9 p.m. the Amway Center in Orlando. The game will be televised by TNT.

Here is the Eastern Conference roster (*denotes starter):

Dwyane Wade, Heat*
LeBron James, Heat*
Derrick Rose, Bulls*
Dwight Howard, Magic*
Carmelo Anthony, Knicks*
Joe Johnson, Hawks
Paul Pierce, Celtics
Andre Iguodala, 76ers
Deron Williams, Nets
Roy Hibbert, Pacers
Chris Bosh, Heat
Luol Deng, Bulls

Here is the Western Conference roster (*denotes starter):

Kobe Bryant, Lakers*
Chris Paul, Clippers*
Blake Griffin, Clippers*
Kevin Durant, Thunder*
Andrew Bynum, Lakers*
Russell Westbrook, Thunder
Steve Nash, Suns
LaMarcus Aldridge, Blazers
Kevin Love, Timberwolves
Marc Gasol, Grizzlies
Tony Parker, Spurs
Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks

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