Reserves were announced, with seven first-timers among the 14 players. Coaches made the selections.
The East reserves are Milwaukee's Ray Allen and Glenn Robinson, Indiana's Dale Davis and Reggie Miller, New York's Allan Houston, Detroit's Jerry Stackhouse and Atlanta's Dikembe Mutombo.
The West reserves are All-Star perennials Karl Malone and John Stockton of Utah and David Robinson of San Antonio. They are joined by Sacramento's Chris Webber, Portland's Rasheed Wallace, Seattle's Payton and Dallas' Finley.
CLIPPERS: Forward Brian Skinner, who missed 21 games because of a sprained left ankle, was activated from the injured list.
NUGGETS: President and coach Dan Issel signed a four-year contract to remain with the team.
WARRIORS: The team activated guard John Starks from the injured list and placed forward Terry Cummings on it with a strained right rotator cuff.