2017 NBA All-Star Weekend: Complete Coverage
With the NBA converging on New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Weekend, The Crossover is bringing you all of your coverage needs. Below, find the latest news, features and analysis from All-Star, along with rosters and event schedules. Also, be sure to follow The Crossover on Twitter and Facebook for updates all weekend.
All-Star Events Schedule
Friday, February 17
• 7 p.m.: NBA All-Star Celebrity Game (ESPN)
• 9 p.m.: BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge (TNT)
Saturday, February 18
• 11 a.m.: 2017 Hall of Fame announcement (NBA TV)
• 2:30 p.m.: D-League All-Star Game (NBA TV)
• 7 p.m.: Adam Silver's State of the Union at All-Star (NBA TV)
• 8 p.m.: State Farm All-Star Saturday Night (TNT)
Sunday, February 19
• 8 p.m.: 66th NBA All-Star Game (TNT)
(All times Eastern)
All-Star Rosters And Competitors
Rising Stars (U.S.): Devin Booker, Malcolm Brogdon, Marquese Chriss, Brandon Ingram, Frank Kaminsky, Jahlil Okafor, D'Angelo Russell, Jonathon Simmons, Karl-Anthony Towns, Myles Turner.
Rising Stars (World): Alex Abrines, Dante Exum, Buddy Hield, Nikola Jokic, Trey Lyles, Emmanuel Mudiay, Jamal Murray, Kristaps Porzingis, Domantas Sabonis, Dario Saric
All-Stars: Eastern Conference: (Starters) Kyrie Irving, DeMar DeRozan, LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jimmy Butler; (Reserves) Isaiah Thomas, John Wall, Kevin Love*, Kyle Lowry, Paul George, Kemba Walker, Paul Millsap.
All-Stars: Western Conference: (Starters) Stephen Curry, James Harden, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Anthony Davis; (Reserves) Russell Westbrook, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, DeMarcus Cousins, Marc Gasol, DeAndre Jordan, Gordon Hayward.
Skills Challenge: Devin Booker, DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Gordon Hayward, Nikola Jokic, Kristaps Porzingis, Isaiah Thomas, John Wall
Three-Point Shootout: Eric Gordon, Kyrie Irving, Kyle Lowry, Wes Matthews, CJ McCollum, Klay Thompson, Kemba Walker, Nick Young
Dunk Contest: Aaron Gordon, DeAndre Jordan, Glenn Robinson III, Derrick Jones Jr.
(* = Injured, TBD replacement)
• Jokic, Abrines to replace Embiid in Rising Stars Challenge
• Mark Cuban, White Chocolate headline Celebrity Game rosters
• Russell Westbrook, Isaiah Thomas headline reserve selections
• NBA announces All-Star starters, reveals problem in the process
• Kevin Love undergoes knee procedure, to miss 6 weeks and ASG
• Ranking the 10 biggest snubs from the 2017 NBA All-Star Game
• How can the NBA make All-Star Weekend more appealing to fans?
• Why players should be shut out of the NBA All-Star voting process
• Fans deserve blame for snubbing Westbrook from starting lineup
• Gambling odds: Who are the favorites at NBA All-Star Weekend?
• Celebrity Game interview: Q&A with Brandon 'BDot' Armstrong
• Will Russ take the floor with four Golden State Warriors?
• How DID the Andersons get tickets to the game? We found out
• The Crossover's All-Star picks: Starting lineups | Reserves