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OKC Thunder’s KD named All-Star Team starter

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City’s own Kevin Durant has been named a starter on the 2013 Western Conference All-Star team.

According to the NBA, he received 1,504,047 votes, the second most in the Western Conference.

This is KD’s third consecutive nomination as a starter and fourth appearance overall.

Durant was the game’s Most Valuable Player at last year’s All-Star Game in Orlando. 

He racked up a game-high 36 points, seven rebounds, three assists and three steals in 38 minutes.

The 62nd NBA All-Star Game will be played at Toyota Center in Houston on Sunday, Feb. 17.