The NBA's All Star Weekend is one of the most exciting three nights in sports. Of course the competitions do not have an effect on the league's regular season standings but year after year fans look forward to the best of the best competing against one another during All Star Weekend. Below are this year's competitors in the non-All Star game events. Who do you think will win each event? Let us know below

RISING STARS CHALLENGE (Friday February 17th at 9pm)

U.S. Team Roster

Devin Booker (Suns)

Malcolm Brogdon  (Bucks)

Marquese Chriss (Suns)

Brandon Ingram (Lakers)


Frank Kaminsky (Hornets)

Jahlil Okafor (76ers)

D'Angelo Russell (Lakers

Jonathon Simmons (Spurs)

Karl-Anthony Towns (Timberwovles)

Myles Turner (Pacers)

World Team Roster

Alex Abrines (Thunder)

Dante Exum (Jazz)

Buddy Hield (Pelicans)

Nikola Jokic (Nuggets)

Trey Lyles (Jazz)

Emmanuel Mudiay  (Nuggets)

Jamal Murray (Nuggets)

Kristaps Porzingis (Knicks)

Domantas Sabonis (Thunder)

Dario Saric (76ers)


(Saturday February 18th, 1045 The Team's Coverage Begins at 530pm)

Skills Challenge Participants

  • Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns)
  • DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento Kings)
  • Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans)
  • Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Gordon Hayward (Utah Jazz)
  • Kristaps Porzingis (New York Knicks)
  • John Wall (Washington Wizards)

3-Point Contest Participants

  • Eric Gordon (Houston Rockets)
  • Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Kyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors)
  • Wesley Matthews (Dallas Mavericks)
  • C.J. McCollum (Portland Trail Blazers)
  • Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors)
  • Kemba Walker (Charlotte Hornets)
  • Nick Young (Los Angeles Lakers)


Slam Dunk Contest Field

  • Aaron Gordon (Orlando Magic)
  • Derrick Jones, Jr. (Phoenix Suns)
  • DeAndre Jordan (Los Angeles Clippers)
  • Glenn Robinson III (Indiana Pacers)