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NBA All-Star Weekend 2018

Chris Rock

Chris Rock sits courtside at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan

Actors Chadwick Boseman, center, and Michael B. Jordan, left, sit courtside at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Chance the Rapper

Chance the Rapper bites into a piece of pizza courtside at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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N.E.R.D

N.E.R.D perform with team mascots on the court at halftime of the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Fergie

Fergie sings the National Anthem at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James

LeBron James laughs as he waits to receive his MVP trophy after leading Team LeBron to a 148-145 win over Team Stephen at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Tracy Morgan

Comedian Tracy Morgan eats a hot dog courtside at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart is center stage during a pregame show at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James

LeBron James captains Team LeBron against Team Stephen (Curry) at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Karl Anthony-Towns, Andre Drummond

Team Stephen center Karl Anthony-Towns pulls down a rebound over Team LeBron center Andre Drummond during second half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Stephen Curry, Victor Oladipo

Stephen Curry struggles to dribble past the defense of Victor Oladipo during second half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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DeMar DeRozan

DeMar DeRozan of Team Stephen gets by Kevin Durant of Team LeBron during second half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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DeMar DeRozan

DeMar DeRozan leads Joel Embiid to the court after the starting lineup for Team Stephen is announed at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Draymond Green

Team Stephen defender Draymond Green blocks the shot of Team LeBron center Al Horford during second half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry stays warm on the sideline during a break in the action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Jerry West, Bill Russel, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Jerry West chats with Bill Russel and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, left, courtside at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James, Joel Embiid

LeBron James knocks Joel Embiid to the floor after losing control of the ball during first half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Russell Westbrook, DeMar DeRozan

Russell Westbrook challenges Team Stephen defender DeMar DeRozan during first half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid signals after hitting a three-pointer for Team Stephen in the first half at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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DeMar DeRozan

DeMar DeRozan is fouled by Paul George during the last minute of play at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James

LeBron James is awarded the MVP trophy after leading Team LeBron to a 148-145 win over Team Stephen at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry is trapped by Team LeBron defenders as he tries to attempt a last second shot at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Team LeBron

LeBron James, right, and Kevin Durant celebrate a close win over Team Stephen Curry at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook reacts after a kicked ball call prevented a fast break for Team LeBron at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James

LeBron James yells out after hitting a three-pointer late in the second half at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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NBA All Star game

Russell Westrbrook fouls Giannis Antetokounmpo as LeBron James looks on during first half action in the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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LeBron James

Team LeBron captain LeBron James shoots over Draymond Green to tie the score late in the game at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo slams the ball home for two points over Team LeBron player Paul George during second half action at the NBA All Star game at Staples Center.

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Dunk contest

Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell, sporting a Darrell Griffith jersey, jumps over three people, including comedian Kevin Hart, during the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night at Staples Center.

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Larry Nance Jr.

Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. flies to the basket during the Slam Dunk Contest.

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Victor Oladipo

Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oldaipo puts on a “Black Panther” mask given to him by the star of the blockbuster movie, Chadwick Bosman, during the Slam Dunk Contest.

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Victor Oladipo

Pacers guard Victor Oladipo wears a “Black Panther” mask while participating in the Slam Dunk contest.

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Larry Nance Jr.

Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. wears his father’s Phoenix Suns uniform during the Slam Dunk Contest.

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Donovan Mitchell

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell winds up as he elevates during the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night at Staples Center.

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Larry Nance Jr.

Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. throws down a windmill dunk after taking a pass from his father, Larry Nance Sr., who won the first Slam Dunk contest in 1984.

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Donovan Mitchell, Larry Nance Jr.

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell is congratulated by Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. after winning the Slam Dunk Contest.

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Devin Booker

Suns guard’ Devin Booker lines up a shot during the Three-Point Shooting Contest on Saturday night at Staples Center.

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Spencer Dinwiddie

Spencer Dinwiddie poses with the Skills Challenge Trophy after winning the competition on Saturday night at Staples Center.

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Lou Williams

Lou Williams competed in the Skills Challenge on Saturday night at Staples Center. He would lose in the first round to eventual champion Spencer Dinwiddie.

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Bodgan Bogdanovic

Kings guard Bogdan Bogdanovic of Team World celebrates after receiving the Rising Stars Challenge MVP Trophy from Chris Webber on Friday night at Staples Center.

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2018 Mountain Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Game

Buddy Hield of Team World is defended by Jaylen Brown of Team USA during the Rising Stars Challenge.

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Bogdan Bogdanovic

Team World’s Bogdan Bogdanovic made seven three-pointers to finish with 26 points in the Rising Stars game.

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Dennis Smith Jr.

Dennis Smith Jr., of Team USA elevates for a dunk during the Rising Stars game.

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Lauri Markkanen

Lauri Markkanen of Team World finishes off a dunk during the Rising Stars game at Staples Center.

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Dillon Brooks

Team World’s Dillon Brooks is set to throw down a dunk during the Rising Stars game on Friday.

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Kyle Kuzma, Domantas Sabonis

Team USA forward Kyle Kuzma attempts a reverse layup against Domantas Sabonis of Team World during the Rising Stars game.

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Ben Simmons

Team World forward Ben Simmons sends a pass ahead to a teammate during the Rising Stars game on Friday night at Staples Center.

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2018 NBA All-Star Game Celebrity Game

Quavo, center, accepts the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game MVP Trophy on Friday evening.

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2018 NBA All-Star Game Celebrity Game

Michael B. Jordan and Jason Williams greet each other during the Celebrity Game at Los Angeles Convention Center on Friday.

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2018 NBA All-Star Game Celebrity Game

Nick Cannon and Justin Bieber watch the Celebrity Game from Team Lakers bench on Friday.

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Jamie Foxx

Actor Jamie Foxx jokes around before the start of the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday.

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2018 NBA All-Star Game Celebrity Game

Rachel DeMita of Team Clippers attempts a shot against Stefanie Dolson of Team Lakers during the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at Los Angeles Convention Center.

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Quavo, Justin Bieber

Team Clippers’ Quavo leads a fast break against Team Lakers’ Justin Bieber during the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday at Los Angeles Convention Center.

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