What happened to the 1999 All-Star Game?
This game was the 49th edition of the North American National Basketball Association (NBA) All-Star Game and was played during the 1999–2000 NBA season. (The 1998-99 edition was canceled due to the NBA lockout.)
Why was Kobe not an All-Star in 1999?
All the will-he-or-won’t-he chatter was rendered moot Thursday when the NBA announced that Kobe Bryant would not play in the All-Star game because of a sprained left ankle. Bryant was co-most valuable player of the game last season with Shaquille O’Neal. …
How many times has LeBron been an All-Star MVP?
As of 2021, the most recent recipient is Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo. Bryant and Bob Pettit are the only two players to win the All-Star Game MVP four times.
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How many times did Kobe win MVP?
Widely regarded as one of the greatest basketball players of all time, Bryant won five NBA championships, was an 18-time All-Star, a 15-time member of the All-NBA Team, a 12-time member of the All-Defensive Team, the 2008 NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP), and a two-time NBA Finals MVP.