Feb. 15, 2020 12:36 PM PT FacebookTwitterShow more sharing optionsShareClose extra sharing options Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Copy Link URLCopied!Print Full coverage from NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago as the league and its players pay tribute to Kobe Bryant and celebrate the game’s best. Read more NBA All-Star weekend turned out to be a fitting tribute to Kobe Bryant Kobe Bryant was everywhere during the NBA’s All-Star weekend in Chicago, from hats and jerseys to tributes on and off the court. Markazi: Kawhi Leonard at forefront of new generation of stars mentored by Kobe Bryant Clippers star Kawhi Leonard was one of several NBA stars who developed a close relationship with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, who took pride in helping players. LeBron James, Anthony Davis and almost-Laker Kawhi Leonard show what might have been LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard were all wearing the same uniform, Frank Vogel coaching on the sidelines and thought of what might have been. Kobe Bryant would have loved this NBA All-Star game Anthony Davis made the second of two free-throw attempts to clinch a 157-155 victory for Team LeBron in the NBA All-Star game Sunday. Kawhi Leonard was MVP. Kobe Bryant’s legacy lives on during NBA All-Star weekend Hundreds of fans showed up at the NBA All-Star weekend dressed in Kobe Bryant’s uniforms. Photos: NBA pays tribute to Kobe Bryant at All-Star game The NBA pays tribute to Lakers legend Kobe Bryant during the 2020 All-Star game in Chicago at the United Center. Dwight Howard soars again in honor of Kobe Bryant Dwight Howard dons Superman outfit with Kobe Bryant’s No. 24 on his chest, but unfortunately gets knocked out in first round. Derrick Jones Jr. wins dunk contest. All-Star homecoming for Anthony Davis, Patrick Beverley Lakers forward Anthony Davis and Clippers guard Patrick Beverley had a chance to visit their old haunts in Chicago, which last hosted the All-Star game in 1988. The Lakers’ and Clippers’ road to the playoffs The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers appear to be in good shape to make the playoffs. But can they get to the Finals? NBA to name All-Star game MVP award after Kobe Bryant The most valuable player of the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday will receive the Kobe Bryant MVP Award, Commissioner Adam Silver announced Saturday. Zion Williamson’s rim-wrecking dunk attempts steal show in NBA Rising Stars game Zion Williamson had 14 points and dazzled spectators during a 151-131 victory by the U.S. Team. Miles Bridges, though, was selected most valuable player. Granderson: NBA has obstacles to hurdle with mental health awareness Among the many obstacles the NBA and its players face in mental health awareness are cultural stigmas of men’s strengths and celebrity stature. Brandon Ingram became an All-Star after leaving Lakers, partly due to health scare The blessing in disguise for Brandon Ingram after discovery of a blood clot in his shoulder was that it forced him into a routine. Now he’s an All-Star. Watch: LeBron James’ advice for young basketball players When asked what advice he had for young basketball players, LeBron James emphasized not only hard work, but also passion. Sights and sounds from the NBA 2020 All-Star media day Here’s some of what went down during NBA All-Star 2020 media day at United Center in Chicago. Watch: Dwight Howard on his Venice dunk contest and favorite Kobe Bryant memory Dwight Howard discusses how a dunking contest at Venice Beach inspired him this season and his favorite memories of Kobe Bryant. Michael Jordan’s 57th birthday party was an All-Star spectacle Former UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi was among the notable names attending Michael Jordan’s 57th birthday party during NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago. Anthony Davis wants to talk only about potato chips at NBA All-Star weekend Lakers star Anthony Davis was open to talking about his signature flavor of Ruffles potato chips at NBA All-Star weekend, but no one seemed interested. Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo on what made Kobe Bryant special Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo talks about his time with Kobe Bryant and what made him so special. NBA players excited to work alongside Barack Obama at charity event NBA players, including Zion Williamson and Trae Young, get the chance to work alongside former President Obama at charity event.