The West beat the East in a close competitive All Star Game, 148-143. In his home arena, Kobe Bryant scored 37 points to win the MVP trophy. Meanwhile, LeBron James had the second triple-double in All Star history, in a losing effort.
The Blazers are back in action Wednesday, but stay tuned for plenty from Dave and Ben before that. Scroll down for Dave's OT mailbag from last night in the meantime! -- Tim