NBA All-Star Weekend is finally here. One of the highlights every year is All-Star Saturday Night. Before the big game takes center stage on Sunday, some of the league's best will take part in the Slam Dunk Contest, 3-Point Shootout and Skills Challenge the night before, which always gets the fans excited.
All of the participants have officially been announced for the aforementioned events during All-Star Weekend and they are listed below. There's plenty of future stars on these rosters, so fans could be in for a treat from an offensive perspective.
How to watch NBA All-Star Saturday Night
- What: State Farm All-Star Saturday Night
- When: Saturday, Feb. 16, 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Spectrum Center -- Charlotte, North Carolina
- TV: TNT
- Streaming: fuboTV (try it free)
Slam Dunk Contest participants
- Dennis Smith Jr., New York Knicks
- Miles Bridges, Charlotte Hornets
- Hamidou Diallo, Oklahoma City Thunder
- John Collins, Atlanta Hawks
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3-Point Shootout participants
- Seth Curry, Portland Trail Blazers
- Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors
- Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks
- Buddy Hield, Sacramento Kings
- Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
- Khris Middleton, Milwaukee Bucks
- Kemba Walker, Charlotte Hornets
- Danny Green, Toronto Raptors
- Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns
- Joe Harris, Brooklyn Nets
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Skills Challenge participants
- Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks
- Trae Young, Atlanta Hawks
- De'Aaron Fox, Sacramento Kings
- Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies
- Nikola Jokic, Denver Nuggets
- Jayson Tatum, Boston Celtics
- Kyle Kuzma, Los Angeles Lakers
- Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic
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