NBA Announces Participants For All-Star Events

TNT revealed the participants for All-Star Saturday Night events during Thursday night’s NBA Tip-Off.

Terrence Ross (defending champion), Paul George, John Wall, Harrison Barnes, Damian Lillard and Ben McLemore will compete in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest.


Kyrie Irving (defending champion), Bradley Beal, Joe Johnson, Arron Afflalo, Steph Curry, Marco Belinelli, Kevin Love and Damian Lillard will participate in the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest.


Michael Carter-Williams, Victor Oladipo, DeMar DeRozan, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Damian Lillard (defending champion), Trey Burke, Reggie Jackson and Goran Dragic will participate in the Taco Bells Skills Challenge.


The following teams will participate in the Sears Shooting Stars contest which features a current player, past player and WNBA player on each team.

Team Hardaway: Tim Hardaway Jr., Tim Hardaway, Elena Delle Donne

Team Bosh: Chris Bosh, Dominique Wilkins, Swin Cash

Team Durant: Kevin Durant, Karl Malone, Skylar Diggins

Team Curry: Steph Curry, Dell Curry, Becky Hammon


The Rising Stars rosters were selected as well for Friday night’s game between Team Webber and Team Hill:


Dream chasin'

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