Posts Tagged NBA All-Star Game

NBA D-League All-Star events set for Feb. 15 in Brooklyn

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA Development League All-Star game will be held Feb. 15 in Brooklyn, with 3-point and slam dunk contests also scheduled.

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Mark Cuban: NBA should dump fan voting for All-Star game

DALLAS (AP) — Mavericks owner Mark Cuban suggested the NBA should do away with fan balloting for the All-Star game, saying the leading total of 1.5 million votes for Golden State’s Stephen Curry was so low it was “embarrassing.”

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Pelicans’ Anthony Davis takes All-Star start in stride

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) shoots over Los Angeles Lakers center Jordan Hill, left, and forward Wesley Johnson, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in New Orleans. The Pelicans won 96-80. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As he has done with everything else in his meteoric rise to NBA stardom, Anthony Davis is taking his first All-Star start in stride.

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Ariana Grande to headline NBA All-Star halftime show

In this Dec. 5, 2014 file photo, Ariana Grande performs at the KIIS FM's Jingle Ball at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Grande will headline the NBA All-Star halftime show next month. NBA announced Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, that Grande will perform at the Feb. 15 event at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande will headline the NBA All-Star halftime show next month.

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Warriors’ Steve Kerr to coach West All-Stars

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, right, talks with referee Tre Maddox (73) during the second half of the Warriors' NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr of the Golden State Warriors will coach the Western Conference in the All-Star Game on Feb. 15.

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