NBA All-Star Saturday Night: 3-Point and Skills Challenges

The NBA All Star Saturday schedule is eye-candy when compared to the actual All Star game event. The opening Friday with the celebrity and rookie-sophomore events are a nothing short of a warm-up to the Saturday slate. The Saturday dunk contest, 3-point shootout and skill affairs are must see basketball. NBA All-Star Saturday Night: 3-Point and Skills Challenges.

All-Star Saturday Night Association action begins at 8 p.m. ET and can be viewed on TNT. It all begins with the skills challenge which leads into to the three-point contest and concludes with the slam-dunk contest.

Skills Challenge

Joel Embiid
Kristaps Porzingis
Lauri Markkanen
Al Horford
Spencer Dinwiddie
Lou Williams
Donovan Mitchell
Jamal Murray.

3-Point Contest

Eric Gordon
Devin Booker
Wayne Ellington
Paul George
Bradley Beal
Klay Thompson
Tobias Harris
Kyle Lowry

Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon
Dennis Smith Jr
Victor Oladipo
Larry Nance Jr


The remaining NBA All-Star Weekend’s schedule of events from Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles.

Saturday, Feb. 17
All times Eastern (ET)

1 p.m. | Hall of Fame Announcement | NBA TV
2 p.m. | NBA All-Star Practice & Media Day | NBA TV
7 p.m. | Commissioner Adam Silver media availability | NBA TV
8 p.m. | State Farm All-Star Saturday Night | TNT

– Taco Bell Skills Challenge (first event)
– JBL Three-Point Contest (second event)
– Verizon Slam Dunk (third event)

Sunday, Feb. 18
All times Eastern (ET)

1 p.m. | NBA Legends Brunch | NBA TV coverage begins at 3 p.m. ET
4:30 p.m. | NBA G League International Challenge presented by Kumho Tire | NBA TV
8 p.m. | 67th NBA All-Star Game | TNT coverage begins at 7 p.m. ET


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NBA All-Star Saturday Night: 3-Point and Skills Challenges










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