NEW ORLEANS (Sporting Alert) — The NBA All-Star weekend continues on Saturday with several exciting contests, including the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest and Sprite Slam Dunk competitions.
Also on the schedule for Saturday night are the Shooting Stars and Taco Bell Skills Challenge, which will get the ball rolling before the main events.
Recently the NBA announced that All-Stars Paul George of the Indiana Pacers, John Wall of the Washington Wizards and the exciting Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers are all on the list of players entered in the 2014 Sprite Slam Dunk contest. Also entered is reigning Sprite Slam Dunk champion Terrence Ross of the Toronto Raptors.
Meanwhile, a wholesale of talents are also on the list for the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest.
Headlining the names entered are Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers, Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets and Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Lillard will also be among the participants vying for the crown.
ALL TIMES EASTERN (ET)
• 11:30 a.m. | NBA Inside Stuff | NBA TV
• Noon | East/West Practice & player interviews | NBA TV
• 3 p.m. | NBA D-League All Star Game and Boost Mobile Dream Factory | NBA TV
• 5 p.m. | The Big O (Oscar Robertson Special) | TNT, Watch TNT Overtime Live Streaming
• 6 p.m. | Open Court: The Dunk in Depth & Defined | TNT, Watch TNT Overtime Live Streaming
• 7 p.m. | Adam Silver news conference | NBA TV
• 7 p.m. | NBA on TNT All-Star Challenge presented by Samsung Galaxy | TNT, Watch TNT Overtime Live Streaming
• 8 p.m. | TNT NBA Tip-Off | TNT, Watch TNT Overtime Live Streaming
• 8:30 p.m. | State Farm All-Star Saturday Night | TNT, Watch TNT Overtime Live Streaming
• 11 p.m. | NBA GameTime at All-Star 2014 | NBA TV