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BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge: Start time, live stream, TV info and more


It’s All-Star Weekend in the NBA and that means we are in for a weekend full of great festivities in New Orleans. The meat of the weekend doesn’t start until Saturday night but that doesn’t mean we won’t have out fair share of thrills before hand.

The BBVA Rising Stars Challenge takes place on Friday night, which will pit the best young stars in the NBA against one another in what should end up being on elf the more entertaining events of the weekend.

Here’s a look at the rosters that were drafted by team captains Grant Hill and Chris Webber:

TEAM HILL

Damian Lillard (Portland, Soph.)
Bradley Beal (Washington, Soph.)
Andre Drummond (Detroit, Soph.)
Harrison Barnes (Golden State, Soph.)
Terrence Jones (Houston, Soph.)
Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee, Rookie)
Jonas Valanciunas (Toronto, Soph.)
Dion Waiters (Cleveland, Soph.)
Miles Plumlee (Phoenix, Soph.) 

TEAM WEBBER

Anthony Davis (New Orleans, Soph.)
Michael Carter-Williams (Philadelphia, Rookie)
Tim Hardaway Jr. (New York, Rookie)
Trey Burke (Utah, Rookie)
Jared Sullinger (Boston, Soph.)
Mason Plumlee (Brooklyn, Rookie)
Victor Oladipo (Orlando, Rookie)
Steven Adams (OKC, Rookie)
Kelly Olynyk (Boston, Rookie)

So where can you catch the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge? We have all the information you need to know right here so you don’t miss a single second of the action.

Date: Friday, February 14th
Start Time: 9:00pm ET
Venue: Smoothie King Center
Location: New Orleans, LA
TV Info: TNT
Live Stream: TNT Overtime

Tags: 2014 NBA All-Star Game NBA All-Star Weekend