The NBA Celebrity All Star Teams are set, and there are plenty of comedians playing including J.B. Smoove, Adam Ray, Amanda Seales, Brad Williams, and Hasan Minhaj. Smoove was also big part of the Super Bowl pregame show this year with a segment honoring Joe Namath.
The home team will include celebs that have ties to Carolina. Luke Cage‘s Mike Colter, Chris Daughtry, Dr. Oz, Terrence J, ESPN analyst Jay Williams and JB Smoove will play. Rapper Rapsody, social media comedic sports analyst Famous Los and WNBA player A’ja Wilson are also on the team, along with hometown hero Jason Weinmann, NFL great Steve Smith, and vocalist Bo Rinehart.
The away team celebs include reigning MVP Quavo, Bad Bunny, CSI: New York‘s AJ Buckley, Adam Ray, Brad Williams, Hasan Minhaj and Amanda Seales. Rounding out the team are Ronnie 2K, WNBA’s Stefanie Dolson and Milwaukee Bucks owner Marc Lasry and hometown hero James Shaw Jr.
This year’s game will have a 4-point line for charity with potato chip company Ruffles making a $4,000 donation to the Special Olympics for every 4 point shot.
Tune in to ESPN on Friday February 15 at 7pm to watch the 2019 NBA Celebrity All-Star Game.
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