1. Bleacher Report Staff's 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend Predictions

    New Orleans has long been known for music, food and voodoo, to name but a few of its many signatures. Nowadays, NBA All-Star Weekend belongs on that list...

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  2. NBA Power Rankings Heading into 2017 All-Star Game

    Change is afoot a s we head into the unofficial halfway point of the 2016-17 NBA season. Even if the absolute top spots in our power rankings aren't shifting, we've got a new entrant into the top five and several shifts in the top 10...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 days ago 106,483 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Participants, Format, TV Schedule and Predictions

    The NBA Slam Dunk contest features one player known for his 360-degree pregame dunks as well as another contestant who put a 6'10" forward on a poster for one of the nastiest NBA slams this season...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 days ago 15,371 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2017: Rosters, TV Info and MVP Pick

    The NBA Celebrity All-Star Game will take place on Friday, February 17 at 7 p.m. in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. ESPN will televise the contest, and fans can also watch the game on WatchESPN ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 days ago 2,813 reads 0 comments

  5. Steve Kerr Says He May Play Russell Westbrook with Kevin Durant at All-Star Game

    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are set to be teammates again during Sunday's All-Star Game, but it remains a mystery if they will share the floor together...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 21,199 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2017 Rosters for East vs. West

    The 15th NBA Celebrity All-Star Game will take place on Friday at 7 p.m. , with ESPN journalists (and new hosts of the 6 p.m. SportsCenter) Jemele Hill and Michael Smith leading the East and West teams, respectively...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 days ago 33,541 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Best Moments in NBA All-Star Game History

    Moments make the NBA All-Star Game. The 2017 edition should be no exception. The extensive shade traded between Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook figures to draw plenty of eyeballs...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 53,604 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Highlights, Odds and Predictions for Participants

    The NBA Slam Dunk Contest has been hit or miss since its inception in 1984, with some legendary competitions ( Michael Jordan vs. Dominique Wilkins , Zach LaVine vs...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 days ago 5,131 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest and Three-Point Contest Odds, Betting Analysis

    With seven more three-pointers on Wednesday in a 109-86 rout of the Sacramento Kings, Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors showed again why he is the +110 favorite (bet $100 ...

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  10. Brandon Ingram Mixes Love for Basketball with Old-School Work Ethic

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Brandon Ingram is about to enter the largest spotlight of his career as a headliner for the NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge showcase Friday in New Orleans ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 64,380 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA All-Star Weekend 2017: Dates, TV Schedule, Event Info and Preview

    NBA All-Star Weekend will bring entertainment value for multiple interests from Friday to Sunday in New Orleans...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 4 days ago 7,785 reads 0 comments

  12. Joel Embiid Will Not Play in 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend with Knee Injury

    Philadelphia 76ers star center Joel Embiid will not participate in either the NBA Rising Stars Challenge or the Skills Challenge as he recovers from a knee injury...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 6,468 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Rising Stars Challenge 2017: Rosters, Snubs, Predictions for USA vs. World

    The NBA Rising Stars Challenge, an All-Star Weekend competition in which 10 rookies or second-year players from the United States will face 10 rookies or second-year players from the rest of the world, will take place on Friday, February 17 at 9 p...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 4 days ago 34,022 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2017 Rosters, Start Time, TV Info and More

    As we approach NBA All-Star Weekend, it's time for basketball fans to start getting excited about the yearly celebration of the game...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 4 days ago 7,120 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Participants, Odds and Predictions

    The 2016 NBA Slam Dunk Contest will be a tough (perhaps even impossible) act to follow, but this year's competition on Saturday night shouldn't disappoint fans...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 days ago 6,341 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA All-Star Game 2017 Rosters: East and West Starters, Reserves and Analysis

    Let’s cut to the chase about the NBA All-Star Game’s storylines . We’re all waiting to see how forward Kevin Durant and guard Russell Westbrook interact as ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 5 days ago 15,414 reads 0 comments

  17. Doc Rivers Gives Steve Kerr Coaching Advice for 2017 NBA All-Star Game

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers offered Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr some help on how to handle his duties in charge of the Western Conference in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 21,972 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Full Preview and Odds for Every Participant

    NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans will shift attention away from on-court rivalries and star players bickering with management to instead shine a spotlight on the most skilled athletes in the league...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 6 days ago 1,838 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Eastern, Western Conference Rosters and Players to Watch

    All-Star Games are inherently bad. Players who participate usually spend their time trying to avoid injury, doing largely bare-minimum work and, in the case of football, ducking out of the festivities entirely...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 14,337 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Full Eastern, Western Conference Rosters and Predictions

    The 2017 NBA All-Star Game might as well be called the 2017 Russell Westbrook Spotlight. Dedicated fans know that isn't a bad thing...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 days ago 26,147 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Top MVP Candidates for Annual Exhibition

    The 2017 NBA All-Star Game has moved past the drama of the selection process and into the realm of building anticipation. Few would suggest the road to the game was smooth...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 days ago 2,545 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Predictions for This Year's Contestants

    One of the NBA Slam Dunk Contest's rescuers won't help carry the resurgence into 2017. Before tearing his ACL Friday night, two-time champion Zach LaVine declined an invitation to defend his title...

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  23. NBA Skills Challenge 2017: Complete Participant List, Comments and Reaction

    Joel Embiid wasn't selected to play in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, but he might wind up stealing the weekend anyway...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 25,800 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA 3-Point Contest 2017: Complete Participant List, Comments and Reaction

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will return to defend his crown at the NBA 's Three-Point Contest. On Thursday, Baxter Holmes of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 54,430 reads 0 comments

  25. Could a Player with Zero Career NBA Dunks Win the All-Star Dunk Contest?

    The Phoenix Suns are looking to steal the spotlight in NBA All-Star Weekend's Slam Dunk Contest. Averaging just under four minutes on the court and not a single dunk in his Suns uniform, could Derrick Jones Jr...

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