West team beat the East 143-138 in the NBA All-Star game in Houston, Sunday (02/17/2013). Selected as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) is Chris Paul.
This is the third time in a row, Western team to conquer their rivals from the East. last time East won was in 2010, when the All-Star held at Cowboys Arena, Arlington, Texas.
2010 All-Star MVP, Kevin Durant, scoring the miners to the West with 30 points. Closest to his raise was Carmelo Anthony in the East team, whith 26 points.
However, as the best player Chris Paul. LA Clippers point guard appeared dominant to design points for the West team. He made 15 assists, plus 20 points.
NBA All-Star this year for the first time be a team event. The winning team getting 350 thousand dollars, which lost 150 thousand dollars. Points for each team based on the results of a slam dunk, 3-point, Shooting Stars, Skills Challenge, and the main game.
Total prize of 500 thousand dollars was provided by the NBA and the sponsor, and will be entirely donated to various charities, elected directly by the captain of each team: Paul (West) and Dwayne Wade (East).