MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A congratulations is in-order to Heat star Chris Bosh who was selected as a reserve for the Eastern Conference All-Stars team.
The announcement that Bosh will make his ninth All-Star appearance at the 63rd annual NBA All-Star Game was made Thursday night by the NBA.READ MORE: New Travel Restrictions In Place, Dow Drops 905 Points Over New COVID Variant Concerns
Bosh, in a vote by the NBA head coaches, will join fellow teammates LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, both named as starters following the fans vote, on the team for the fourth consecutive year.READ MORE: Black Friday Shoppers Out Early Hoping To Score Deals
Bosh has been selected as an All-Star nine times, and this is his seventh time as a reserve. In his previous seven games, Bosh averaged 11.9 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists while shooting 50.7 percent from the field.MORE NEWS: Cold Fronts Bring More Than Just Cool Dry Air To South Florida
The game will be played at the New Orleans Arena Sunday February 16 and will reach fans in more than 215 countries and territories in more than 40 languages.