By Eurohoops team / firstname.lastname@example.org
The fan and media voting (including Eurohoops) has been completed, and with the wild card spots decided, the VTB League announced the final rosters for the All-Star game that will take place on February 14 in Moscow.
The wild cards went to Vitaly Fridzon and Semen Antonov for the Russian Stars, as well as Jamar Smith and Marcus Keene for the World Stars.
“This season many players deserve to participate in All-Star Game. Fans and the media had a difficult choice. While choosing wild card entries the League considered votes and players’ individual achievements,” League CEO Ilona Korstin said.
All-Star Game final rosters:
Russian Stars: Alexey Shved (Khimki), Nikita Mikhailovskii (Avtodor), Mikhail Kulagin (Enisey), Viacheslav Zaitcev (Khimki), Evgenii Baburin (Nizhny Novgorod), Vitaly Fridzon (Zenit), Anton Astapkovich (Nizhny Novgorod), Nikita Kurbanov, Joel Bolomboy (both – CSKA), Andrei Zubkov (Zenit), Stanislav Ilnitskiy (Lokomotiv-Kuban), Semen Antonov (CSKA).
World Stars: Mike James (CSKA), Isaiah Canaan (UNICS), Adas Juskevicius (PARMA), Kevin Pangos (Zenit), Mantas Kalnietis (Lokomotiv-Kuban), Jamar Smith (UNICS), Marcus Keene (Kalev), Mindaugas Kuzminskas (Lokomotiv-Kuban), Jordan Mickey (Khimki), Drew Gordon (Avtodor/Lokomotiv-Kuban), Mateusz Ponitka (Zenit), Tornike Shengelia (CSKA).