Feb 11, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke (3) is defended by Los Angeles Lakers guard Kendall Marshall (12) at Staples Center. The Jazz defeated the Lakers 96-79. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Lillard is one of the NBA’s biggest breakout stars in the 2013-2014 NBA season and Burke, Carter-Williams and Oladipo are some of the top rookies who may see a finish in the Rookie of the Year Award that is as close as tonight’s skills challenge.
Next up on TNT is the three-point contest with Stephen Curry the heavy favorite to take home the title to be followed by the slam dunk contest with Paul George getting a lot of hype to win this year.
Stay tuned to FanSided all throughout the night as the NBA All-Star Weekend festivities continue and tomorrow as the NBA All-Star Game tips off at 8:00 p.m. ET on TNT.
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