18 Feb 2014

East trumps West in NBA All-Star game

11:23 am on 18 February 2014

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has taken MVP honours in the annual NBA All-Star basketball game in New Orleans.

Irving scored a team-high 31 points and had 14 assists to lead the Eastern Conference side past their Western Conference counterparts 163-155.

The Western Conference stars Kevin Durant and Blake Griffin led the game in scoring, firing off 38 points apiece.