Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose surpassed the Boston Celtics' Rajon Rondo in All-Star voting as the NBA released returns on Thursday.
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Rose ranks second among Eastern Conference guards with 1,225,575 votes, while Rondo has 1,171,311. Both are behind the Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, who has 1,499,768 votes.
Rose was an All-Star reserve last season, becoming the first Bulls player selected as an All-Star since Michael Jordan in 1998.
The Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant leads all players with 1,757,216 votes.