It’s the most exciting time of the year for NBA fans as 24 of its brightest stars put on a show at the 2019 All Star Weekend. Catch all the action this February 16-18 (Manila Time) on Basketball TV and NBA Premium TV.
First up, top NBA rookies and sophomores will take center stage in the Mountain Dew Rising Stars event on February 16 at 10 a.m..
Team USA, represented by rookies Trae Young and Marvin Bagley III, sophomores Donovan Mitchell and Jayson Tatum, will go head to head with Team World featuring rookie Luka Doncic (Slovenia), last year’s Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons (Australia), and 2018 #1 pick DeAndre Ayton (Bahamas).
Next, the weekend gets more exciting with the State Farm All Star Saturday Night with activities such as the Skills Challenge, 3 Point shootout and the most awaited Dunk Contest. Watch two-time NBA MVP Steph Curry and his brother Seth set the gold standard in the 3-Point shootout.
Also prepare to be amazed with players Kyle Kuzma and Jayson Tatum in the Skills Challenge. You most certainly do not want to miss the Dunk Contest with young players Dennis Smith and John Collins. Don’t miss a beat on all these thrilling action on February 17 at 9AM.
Finally, Team Lebron will take on Team Giannis in the most awaited 2019 All Star Game where 24 of the best players of the first half of the season will go all-out. The two captains will be drafting their teammates during the All Star Game and you can catch it live at 9 a.m. on February 18.
BTV All Star Festival 2019
Head on down to the BTV All Star Festival 2019 on February 17 at Eastwood Central Plaza and cheer with fellow fans. Aside from the live viewing of the NBA events, fans get to join in the hype with different basketball activities.
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