Lenny Wilkens of the Cleveland Cavaliers will coach the East team in the NBA All-Star Game to be played Feb. 12 at the Astrodome in Houston.

Cleveland, 30-9, is assured of the Eastern Conference's best record on Jan. 29, the determining date in the selection process.The West coaching spot is still undecided with Pat Riley of the Los Angeles Lakers, Cotton Fitzsimmons of Phoenix and Bernie Bickerstaff of Seattle in contention.