NBA All-Star Weekend is finally here, and the festivities kick off on Friday night with the Celebrity Game and Rising Stars Challenge.
The Celebrity Game will officially get the fun underway, while the Rising Stars Challenge will serve as the nightcap. The Rising Stars Challenge features some of the top young talent across the NBA, with first and second-year players making up the rosters.
The game takes place at Vivant Arena in Salt Lake City.
Teams for the Rising Stars Challenge will be coached by former NBA All-Stars Paul Gasol, Joakim Noah, and Deron Williams, while Jazz assistant and NBA Champion Jason Terry will lead the G League team.
Two teams will face off in the semifinals before the winning teams meet in the championship to cap off the night.
Who will be taking the court for tonight’s game?
A full look at the rosters for the 2023 NBA Rising Stars Challenge can be seen below.
2023 NBA Rising Stars Challenge Rosters
- G Sidy Cossiko (G League Ignite)
- G Scoot Henderson (G League Ignite)
- F Mojave King (G League Ignite)
- F Kenneth Lofton Jr. (Memphis Hustle)
- G Mac McClung (Delaware Blue Coats)
- F Leonard Miller (G League Ignite)
- G Scotty Pippen Jr. (South Bay Lakers)
*Players were named to the rosters as replacements.
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