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ALL-TIME NBA ALL STAR BALLOT LEADERS

Since 1975 the NBA All-Star selections have been left to the fans who vote to determine the starting fives.
Until 1974 the starters teams and three bench players were chosen by sportwriters and sportcasters.

Year by Year Leaders
- Most Seasons leading the NBA All-Star Ballot - Top 25 Vote Getters

YEAR PLAYER TEAM VOTES MVP
2016 Kobe Bryant L.A. Lakers 1.891.614 No
2015 Stephen Curry Golden State 1.513.324 No
2014 Lebron James Miami 1.416.419 No
2013 Kobe Bryant L.A. Lakers 1.591.437 No
2012 Dwight Howard Orlando 1.600.390 No
2011 Kobe Bryant L.A. Lakers 2.380.016 Yes
2010 Lebron James Cleveland 2.549.693 No
2009 Dwight Howard Orlando 3.150.181 No
2008 Kevin Garnett Boston 2.399.148 No
2007 Lebron James Cleveland 2.516.049 No
2006 Yao Ming Houston 2.342.738 No
2005 Yao Ming Houston 2.558.578 No
2004 Vince Carter Toronto 2.127.183 No
2003 Kobe Bryant L.A. Lakers 1.474.386 No
2002 Vince Carter Toronto 1.470.176 No
2001 Vince Carter Toronto 1.717.687 No
2000 Vince Carter Toronto 1.911.973 No
1998 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.028.235 Yes
1997 Michael Jordan Chicago 2.451.136 No
1996 Grant Hill Detroit 1.358.004 No
1995 Grant Hill Detroit 1.289.585 No
1994 Charles Barkley Phoenix 794.936 No
1993 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.035.824 No
1992 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.049.573 No
1991 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.217.429 No
1990 Michael Jordan Chicago 321.114 No
1989 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.003.062 No
1988 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.121.285 Yes
1987 Michael Jordan Chicago 1.141.733 No
1986 Magic Johnson L.A. Lakers 1.060.892 No
1985 Magic Johnson L.A. Lakers 957.447 No
1984 Moses Malone Philadelphia 927.779 No
1983 Julius Erving Philadelphia 707.012 Yes
1982 Julius Erving Philadelphia 432.230 No
1981 Julius Erving Philadelphia 304.600 No
1980 George Gervin San Antonio 286.463 Yes
1979 George Gervin San Antonio 427.540 No
1978 Julius Erving Philadelphia 396.503 No
1977 David Thompson Denver 319.047 No
1976 Rick Barry Golden State 135.471 No
1975 Bob McAdoo Buffalo 98.325 No


Most Seasons leading the NBA All-Star Ballot

TIMES PLAYER TEAM YEARS
9 Michael Jordan Chicago 1987 to 1993 & 1997-1998
4 Kobe Bryant L.A. Lakers 2003, 2011 & 2013
Vince Carter Toronto 2000 to 2002 & 2004
Julius Erving Philadelphia 1978 & 1981 to 1983
3
Lebron James Cleveland/Miami 2007, 2010, 2014 & 2016
2 George Gervin San Antonio 1979 & 1980
Grant Hill Detroit 1995 & 1996
Dwight Howard Orlando 2008 & 2012
Magic Johnson L.A. Lakers 1985 & 1986
Yao Ming Houston 2005 & 2006
1 Charles Barkley Phoenix 1994
Rick Barry Golden State 1976
Stephen Curry Golden State 2015
Kevin Garnett Boston 2009
Moses Malone Philadelphia 1984
Bob McAdoo Buffalo 1975
David Thompson Denver 1977