When is the NBA Rising Stars Game?
The NBA Rising Stars game has become one of the most fun and exciting events during the NBA All-Star Weekend. This game, which is between the top first- and second-year players, showcases the future of the NBA.
2020 NBA Rising Stars Game Date
The 2020 NBA Rising Stars Game will take place on Friday, February 14, 2020. The game will be played at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Format and Teams
The format of the Rising Stars game is similar to the NBA All-Star game. The game is split into two teams of 10 players – Team USA and Team World. Each team is made up of first- and second-year players who have shown their potential in their respective leagues.
The NBA Rising Stars game features some of the most promising stars of the NBA. Last year’s MVP Ja Morant of Team World and Jayson Tatum of Team USA were two of the players to watch. Some of the other notable players are:
- Team USA
- Jayson Tatum, Celtics
- Trae Young, Hawks
- Lamelo Ball, Hornets
- Deandre Ayton, Suns
- Collin Sexton, Cavaliers
- Team World
- Ja Morant, Grizzlies
- Rui Hachimura, Wizards
- Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Thunder
- Bogdan Bogdanovic, Kings
- Luka Doncic, Mavericks
The NBA Rising Stars game is always an incredible show of basketball talent. Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind game, and make sure to tune in to watch it on February 14, 2020.