NBA All-Star Game 2024: Weekend schedule, location, rosters, format and news

Dame: It's an honor to share All-Star company with Michael Jordan (1:54)

Damian Lillard reflects on joining Michael Jordan in elite All-Star Weekend company after winning the All-Star Game MVP and 3-point contest. (1:54)

NBA All-Star Weekend is complete. Which stars showed out in Indianapolis?

The festivities started on Friday with the celebrity and Rising Stars games, while Saturday brought the skills. The weekend culminated with Sunday's NBA All-Star Game, which returned to the traditional East vs. West format for the 2023-24 season.

Here is everything you need to know about this year's record-setting game, including rosters, All-Star Saturday results, highlights, schedules and news after a jam-packed weekend in Indy.

All-Star Game

Hope you like points! This season's All-Star Game had more of them than any in NBA history. Led by game MVP Damian Lillard, the Eastern Conference All-Stars outran the West, 211-186.

Dame, East top West in highest-scoring NBA All-Star Game of all time

Damian Lillard finishes with 39 points and is named the MVP as the Eastern Conference tops the Western Conference 211-186 in the All-Star Game.

Box score | Highlights | Grading every player at All-Star

The NBA released its 10 All-Star starters on Jan. 25, with Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James capturing his record 20th appearance.

Fan ballots accounted for 50% of the vote to determine All-Star starters, while players and the media each accounted for 25%.

Lowe's full All-Star ballot | Spears' NBA All-Snub team

All-Star reserves

NBA commissioner Adam Silver picked Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Toronto Raptors forward Scottie Barnes as injury replacements for Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and New York Knicks forward Julius Randle.

All-Star Saturday night

Team Pacers defended home court in the skills contest, while Damian Lillard (3-point contest) and G Leaguer Mac McClung (dunk contest) won their second straight titles. Also, in a first-ever All-Star event, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry outdueled New York Liberty guard Sabrina Ionescu in the Steph vs. Sabrina competition.

Wemby throws down slam off pass from Podziemski

Brandin Podziemski lobs up the pass to Victor Wembanyama, who throws down the two-handed jam.

McClung's dunk over Shaq seals back-to-back slam titles

Mac McClung throws down two huge dunks in the final round, including jumping over Shaquille O'Neal to win the slam contest.

Steph Curry tops Sabrina Ionescu in 3-point challenge

Steph Curry defeats Sabrina Ionescu in the 3-point challenge on Saturday night.

Dame Time wins back-to-back 3-point contests

Damian Lillard defeats Trae Young and Karl-Anthony Towns in the final round of the 3-point contest.

Event schedule (all times Eastern)

Friday, Feb. 16

  • 12 p.m.: NBA Rising Stars practice (NBA TV)

  • 5:30 p.m.: Basketball Hall of Fame news conference (NBA TV)

  • 7 p.m.: NBA All-Star Celebrity Game (ESPN)

  • 9 p.m.: NBA Rising Stars (TNT)

Saturday, Feb. 17

  • 11 a.m.: NBA All-Star practice (NBA TV)

  • 2 p.m.: HBCU Classic: Winston-Salem State vs. Virginia Union (ESPN2)

  • 7 p.m.: NBA commissioner Adam Silver's news conference (NBA TV)

  • 8 p.m.: NBA All-Star Saturday night (TNT)

Sunday, Feb. 18

  • 1:30 p.m.: G League Up Next game (NBA TV)

  • 8:30 p.m.: NBA All-Star Game (TNT)

Rising Stars

Led by Rising Stars MVP Bennedict Mathurin, Team Jalen overpowered the upset-minded G Leaguers of Team Detlef in the final as the league's best young players showcased their talents on All-Star Friday night.

'Let him shoot!' Stephen A. taunts Micah Parsons

Stephen A. Smith wants his team to let Micah Parsons shoot the ball.

Here are the Rising Stars rosters, chosen via draft by honorary coaches Pau Gasol, Tamika Catchings and Jalen Rose. (The G League team was coached by Detlef Schrempf.)

Team Pau
Victor Wembanyama, San Antonio Spurs
Brandon Miller, Charlotte Hornets
Brandin Podziemski, Golden State Warriors
Jaime Jaquez Jr., Miami Heat
Jabari Smith Jr., Houston Rockets
Cason Wallace, Oklahoma City Thunder
Bilal Coulibaly, Washington Wizards

Team Tamika
Paolo Banchero, Orlando Magic
Jaden Ivey, Detroit Pistons
Jalen Duren, Detroit Pistons
Keegan Murray, Sacramento Kings
Scoot Henderson, Portland Trail Blazers
Keyonte George, Utah Jazz
Dyson Daniels, New Orleans Pelicans

Team Jalen
Chet Holmgren, Oklahoma City Thunder
Jalen Williams, Oklahoma City Thunder
Bennedict Mathurin, Indiana Pacers
Shaedon Sharpe, Portland Trail Blazers
Dereck Lively II, Dallas Mavericks
Jordan Hawkins, New Orleans Pelicans
Walker Kessler, Utah Jazz

NBA G League team (coached by Detlef Schrempf)

Izan Almansa, G League Ignite
Matas Buzelis, G League Ignite
Ron Holland, G League Ignite
Mac McClung, Osceola Magic
Tyler Smith, G League Ignite
Oscar Tshiebwe, Indiana Mad Ants
Alondes Williams, Sioux Falls Skyforce

All-Star Celebrity Game

There was no answer for Celebrity game MVP Micah Parsons, as Team Shannon ousted Team Stephen A. in Indy.

Stephen A., Perk get heated over Jalen Brunson All-Star snub

Stephen A. Smith and Kendrick Perkins debate Jalen Brunson's All-Star snub and the "suffering" of Knicks fans.

NFL stars Parsons, Nacua throw down back-to-back dunks

Micah Parsons and Puka Nacua each throw down massive dunks for Team Shannon Sharpe.

Here are the full rosters for the game:

All-Star news and analysis

NBA All-Star Game history