With the biggest weekend in basketball in the mecca of the sport, New York City, all of the hype to catch high flying dunks, deep three point shots and the stars on one court.
Not only is the game in New York City, it will be a multi borough event taking place at both the Barclays Center and Madison Square Garden. Expect to see all the celebrities courtside wearing the all star themed sneakers and shoes which are being released this weekend.
As for the events of the weekend. Everyone’s patience is running out in anticipation for the three point and dunk contests. This years three point contest is star studded with unbelievable talent including the Splash Brothers, Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, James Harden, Kyle Korver, Wesley Matthews, and Kyrie Irving. All the explosive talent is going to give the fans something to cheer about, this years three point contest will take place at the Barclays Center along with the dunk contest. This year’s dunk contest always has the buzz around it but this years three point contest is expected to cause more attention.
As always though, the all star game will take center stage at the worlds most famous arena, Madison Square Garden. We will be seeing all of the regulars from LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony all the way to the upcoming stars of the league such as Damian Lillard, Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis. This years weekend is turning into New York City into a playground with NBA events all over the city. New Yorker’s are loving all of the great transformations the NBA is giving the city.
Leading vote getter this year LeBron James explains how honored he is to be playing with such great talent on the biggest stage in the world. This weekend should live up to the expectations, especially the three point and dunk contest. Tune in this Saturday February 14th around 7PM EST to catch all the action.