NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2016: Final Score, Highlights and Comments

February 13th, 2016 by Justin Neuman Leave a reply »

The 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend is upon us and the league kicked off its midseason showcase with the Celebrity All-Star Game on Friday night. The game pitted Team USA, coached by four-time Celebrity Game MVP Kevin Hart, and Team Canada which was coached by an extremely well-dressed Drake.

Normally this game is an East-versus-West affair, but since All-Star Weekend is in Toronto, the league switched to a USA-Canada contest.

The teams featured a who's-who of American and Canadian stars. The USA squad trotted out celebs including Jason Sudeikis, Anthony Anderson and O'Shea Jackson Jr. (Ice Cube's son), while Team Canada featured Win Butler (lead singer of Arcade Fire), pro tennis player Milos Raonic and Stephan James, who plays Jesse Owens in the upcoming film Race.

Former NBA players Tracy McGrady, Chauncey Billups, Rick Fox and Muggsy Bogues also participated in the event as well as Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry. Elena Delle Donne (Team USA), last season's WNBA MVP, and former WNBA player Tammy Sutton-Brown (Team Canada) also suited up for their respective countries.

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