The NBA has slowly announced its rosters for a variety of events for All-Star weekend in Los Angeles, and the results are in for the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles. Star-studded rosters will compete on Feb. 16 at the Verizon Up Arena at LACC.
The game will be televised on ESPN, and takes place at 7 p.m. ET.
The two teams will be divided into “Lakers” and “Clippers,” signifying the two teams occupying the host arena, Staples Center. According to the NBA, the rosters are as follows:
Team Clippers: Anthony Anderson (ABC’s “black-ish”), Brandon Armstrong (actor, social media star), Miles Brown (ABC’s “black-ish”), Win Butler (Arcade Fire), Common (actor, recording artist), Andre De Grasse (Olympic sprinter), Stefanie Dolson (WNBA’s Chicago Sky), Jamie Foxx (actor, singer, musician), Paul Pierce (NBA legend, ESPN analyst), Dascha Polanco (actress, activist), Bubba Watson (two-time Masters champion) and Jason Williams (NBA legend).
Team Lakers: Sterling Brim (MTV’s “Ridiculousness”), Nick Cannon (actor, recording artist, star of MTV’s Wild’N Out), Terence Crawford (boxer), Rachel DeMita (NBA2KTV host, actress, model), Jerry Ferrara (STARZ’s “Power”), Marc Lasry (Milwaukee Bucks co-owner), Tracy McGrady (NBA legend, ESPN analyst), Caleb McLaughlin (Netflix’s “Stranger Things”), Candace Parker (WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks), Nate Robinson (NBA legend), Drew Scott (HGTV’s “Property Brothers”) and Kris Wu (actor, singer, music producer).
The Lakers will be coached by Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady, and Michael B. Jordan. Meanwhile, Katie Nolan, Paul Pierce, and Common will lead the Clippers.
In addition, the event will feature a 4-point line. In order to add a twist to the game, Ruffles–the event’s sponsor–will place this “Ridge” on the floor for the second half of the Celebrity Game.
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