TAG: 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend

All-Star, NBA / Feb 8, 2012 / 4:00 pm

Blake Griffin Leads All-Star Weekend’s Rising Stars

Blake Griffin

We all know Blake Griffin is a rising star, but today it was announced the All-Star starter is one of 18 chosen for the 2012 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge during All-Star weekend in Orlando.

The Rising Stars Challenge is a switch on the former Rookie/Sophomore game, though it was still voted on by assistant coaches. Now, they’ll be mixed together with Charles Barkley and Shaq choosing and coaching the teams. Each squad gets nine guys.

Here are the players on the list: Read More »

All-Star, Latest News, NBA / Feb 2, 2012 / 11:30 am

First Look: 2012 NBA All-Star Uniforms

2012 NBA All-Star Jerseys

It seems crazy to think about barely one month into the season, but we’re not that far off from All-Star Weekend. I tried to predict who I think will and won’t make the All-Star Game, but one thing we don’t need to speculate on anymore is the uniforms. The game is in Orland on Sunday, February 26 and with the All-Star starters being announced tonight in a one hour special on TNT, adidas dropped the first look at what the best players in the world will be rocking that day. Read More »