NBA All-Star weekend 2018 schedule of events and rosters

The 2018 NBA All-Star weekend kicks off on Friday, February 16, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Click to see the schedule of events.

Brittany King

It's finally here: the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend. This Friday, the basketball world will converge inside the Los Angeles' Staples Center as the famous arena hosts the weekend-long festivities. 


All-Star Friday: All-Star Celebrity Game, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN; Rising Stars Challenge, 9 p.m. ET, TNT


All-Star Saturday: 8 p.m. ET on TNT: Skills Challenge, 3-Point Shootout, Slam Dunk Contest


All-Star Sunday: 67th NBA All-Star Game (8 p.m. ET, TNT)

I can't tell you [who went No. 1], man. I might have to kill you if I tell you that.

In a brand new format for this season's big game, captains and top vote-getters LeBron James and Stephen Curry chose their respective teams without regard for conference affiliation from the pool of starters and reserves. Here's what to expect for the highly anticipated 2018 NBA All-Star Game.


* - Denotes All-Star starter


Eastern Conference Roster

F Lebron James (CLE), 14th appearance*

F Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL), 2nd*

G Kyrie Irving (BOS), 5th*

G DeMar DeRozan (TOR), 4th*

C Joel Embiid (PHI), 1st*

G John Wall (WAS), 5th

G Bradley Beal (WAS), 1st

G Victor Oladipo (IND), 1st

G Kyle Lowry (TOR), 4th

F Kevin Love (CLE), 5th

F Al Horford (BOS), 5th

F Kristaps Porzingis (NYK), 1st


Western Conference Roster

G Stephen Curry G  (GS), 5th appearance*

G James Harden (HOU), 6th*

F Kevin Durant (GS), 9th*

F Anthony Davis (NO), 5th*

C DeMarcus Cousins (NO), 4th*

G Russell Westbrook (OKC), 7th

G Damian Lillard (POR), 3rd

G Jimmy Butler (MIN), 4th

G Klay Thompson (GS), 4th

F Draymond Green (GS), 3rd

F LaMarcus Aldridge (SA), 6th

F Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN), 1st