NEW ORLEANS — The stars have been in New Orleans waiting to showcase their talents in the 63rd NBA All-Star Game from the Smoothie King Center.
On Sunday night, NBA All-Star 2014 brings together some of the most talented and passionate players in the league’s history for a global celebration of the game.
This is the second time New Orleans has hosted the All-Star Game. The city previously hosted in 2008.
The 2014 NBA All-Star Game will be exclusively televised on TNT from the Smoothie King Center on Sunday, Feb. 16.
ALL TIMES EASTERN (ET)
• 1 p.m. | Legends Brunch | NBA TV
• 5 p.m. | NBA GameTime | NBA TV
• 6 p.m. | Sprint Pregame Concert | NBA TV
• 6:30 p.m. | NBA Style presented by Samsung Galaxy | TNT
• 7 p.m. | TNT NBA Tip-Off | TNT
• 8 p.m. | 63rd NBA All-Star Game | WATCH LIVE STREAMING ON TNT OVERTIME, TNT/ESPN Radio
• 11:30 p.m. | Inside the NBA | NBA TV
The night will see Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors will start in his first NBA All-Star Game, having secured the top spot among Western Conference backcourt players after the final returns of NBA All-Star Balloting 2014 presented by Sprint.
Also set to make their NBA All-Star debut is Slam Dunk champion John Wall of the Washington Wizards.
LeBron James of the Miami Heat, who was the leading overall vote-getter with 1,416,419 votes, and the Oklahoma City Thunder sharp shooter Kevin Durant, are also set to feature on the night.
Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers, Paul George of the Indiana Pacers, Blake Griffin (Clippers), Kevin Love (Minnesota) and Carmelo Anthony (New York) are all in their respective conference starting lineups.
Eastern Conference Starters
• Carmelo Anthony, New York
• Paul George, Indiana
• Kyrie Irving, Cleveland
• LeBron James, Miami
• Dwyane Wade, Miami
Western Conference Starters
• Stephen Curry, Golden State
• James Harden, Houston
• Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City
• Blake Griffin, L.A. Clippers
• Kevin Love, Minnesota