Feb 8, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Detail view of an All-Star game jacket on sale before a game between the Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers at the Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

NBA All-Star Weekend Schedule Of Events 2013

NBA All-Star Weekend is just around the corner and everything kicks off later today with an incredible double-header that features the Heat vs. Thunder and Clippers vs. Lakers on TNT. Once Friday kicks off, we will get into the full swing of All-Star Challenge events that include the Rising Stars Challenge, Skills Competition, Three-Point Shoutout and the main event, the Dunk Contest.

For a full rundown of the weekend’s events, we have got you covered.

Here is the schedule of key events and broadcasting schedule for NBA All-Star Weekend:
[All times Eastern (ET)]


• 10 a.m. – 2 a.m. – All Day Dunk-A-Thon — NBA TV
• 7 p.m. –  NBA GameTime — NBA TV
• 8 p.m. –  Heat vs. Thunder –  TNT
• 10:30 p.m. –  Clippers vs. Lakers —  TNT


• Noon | Basketball Hall of Fame announcement | NBA TV
• 12:30 p.m. –  NBA GameTime: All-Star interviews — NBA TV
• 1:30 p.m. – NBA All-Star Media Day Live Stream – NBA.com
 7 p.m. – Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game – ESPN
 9 p.m. – BBVA Rising Stars Challenge – TNT

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• 3 p.m. – 2013 D-League All Star Game – NBA TV
– D-League Dunk Contest at halftime
• 7 p.m. – Comissioner Stern news conference — NBA TV
• 8:30 p.m. – NBA All-Star Saturday Night presented by State Farm – TNT

  • – 2013 Sears Shooting Stars (1st Event)
  • – 2013 Taco Bell Skills Challenge (2nd Event)
  • – 2013 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest (3rd Event)
  • – 2013 Sprite Slam Dunk (4th Event)


• 1 p.m. – Legends Brunch — NBA TV
 6 p.m. – Sprint Pregame Concert – NBA TV
• 7 p.m. – TNT NBA Tip-Off — TNT
• 8 p.m. – NBA All-Star Game presented by Kia – TNT

Be sure to stay tuned to FanSided.com throughout the entire weekend for the latest news and updates from All-Star weekend.

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  • eriksuperman

    I’m excited for the ASG, not so much for the game itself but
    for the side events featured. I’m ALWAYS more interested in regular
    season play than the ASG, but it’s a nice rest for most players, and shows us the
    talents of some players we might not be able to see regularly. I’ve been
    watching a TON of basketball this season on my new DISH Hopper, and with the
    new Game Finder app I can find anything I want (sports-related) in an
    instant. DISH Game Finder allows me
    locate any game broadcast on TV, and helps me find favorite teams by name, get
    box scores of individual games, schedule recordings, and set reminders for
    upcoming games as well. It’s really nice
    having the DVR do the work for me, and I end up watching a lot of games I
    wouldn’t have otherwise spent the time to look for.