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SOURCE SPORTS: Warriors’ Klay Thompson Voves To Return To An All-Star Level Player Next Season

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It’s been a long road to recovery for Klay Thompson. The Golden State Warriors sharpshooter is rehabbing from suffering a season-ending Achilles injury during an offseason workout. Visit for more information Thompson spoke with reporters on Saturday. During the interview, Thompson vowed to return to an All-NBA level of play. “I plan on being […]

HBCU Students and NBA All-Stars Connect for Twitter Live Conversation

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The NBA All-Star Weekend played an important part in highlighting HBCUs while also providing over $3 million in funding. Before the game tipped off HBCU students representing the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and United Negro College Fund interviewed and got one-on-one time with Allstars through a Twitter stop. Visit for more information Through virtual […]

NBA Announces NBA All-Star Game Presentation HBCU Elements

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The NBA All-Star game is set for Sunday, March 7 from the State Farm Arena in Atlanta and will be filled with HBCU-inspired elements. In addition to music, content, and storytelling, the league will spotlight HBCU students alumni through the Michelob Ultra Courtside virtual fan experience, student artwork, in-arena activations, merchandise, and partnerships. Visit […]

NBA All-Stars To Compete for Over $3M To Support HBCUs and Communities of Color Impacted by COVID-19

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This weekend the best players in the NBA will gather in Atlanta for NBA All-Star 2021. Today, the league has announced additional details regarding the NBA’s support for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and communities of color disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. Visit for more information The NBA family, along with AT&T, Kia, MTN DEW®, […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Adam Silver Says NBA All-Star is “Right Thing to Do”

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The NBA All-Star team has started to be named, participants in the special events are being chosen and commissioner Adam Silver hit The Jump on ESPN to detail the decision to play the game. In conversation, Silver said it was the “right thing to do.” Visit for more information “It’s a global event for […]

NBA and Canada Goose Announce Collaboration for 2021 NBA All-Star

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With the NBA All-Star Game under a month away, the NBA has announced a collaboration of limited-edition Canada Goose Freestyle Vests for the players selected to the 2021 NBA All-Star Teams. Visit for more information The vests will be complete with an NBA patch and designed in collaboration with Los Angeles-based brand, RHUDE. The […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Durant, James Lead First Returns of NBA All-Star Voting


LeBron James may not be excited about the NBA All-Star game but fans are excited to see him. King James and Kevin Durant lead the first returns of NBA All-Star voting released by the league on Thursday. Visit for more information Durant currently leads the way with 2,302,705 votes and James follows with 2,2888,676. […]

NBA Announces the Opening of NBA All-Star 2021 Voting

NBA Reportedly Exploring Atlanta All-Star Game in March

While the NBA decides if there will be a game, the league has opened All-Star Voting 2021 presented by AT&T. Fans can vote for All-Star starters from Thursday, Jan. 28 at noon ET to Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Visit for more information Throughout the voting period, fans may submit one full […]

NBA Reportedly Exploring Atlanta All-Star Game in March

NBA Reportedly Exploring Atlanta All-Star Game in March

The NBA All-Star game normally floats around Valentine’s Day but was called off from taking over Indiana this year. A report from ESPN details the annual game has a possibility of being revived for 2021, with the eyes on Atlanta. Visit for more information The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association are discussing […]

Thanks to the New Format, the NBA Has Made Their All-Star Game Great Again


The NBA All-Stat Game is great again. Thanks to a new format, the game was entertaining and filled with high stake drama, especially in the final ten minutes. Visit for more information The game ended with two competitive teams competing in a next-shot wins scenario, first to 157. Ultimately, Team LeBron beat Team Giannis […]

KimYE and J.Cole Steal the Scene at NBA All-Star Game


There were plenty of celebrities present during NBA All-Star Weekend but no trio may have brought more star power to the United Center than Kanye West, Kim Kardashian-West and J.Cole. Visit for more information The trio was spotted on #NBACelebRow at the game, which for the Chicago experience was courtside. Many fans were quick […]

Bam Adebayo and Buddy Hield Win at NBA All-Star Saturday Night


Buddy Hield and Bam Adebayo were the winners of the Three-Point contest and Skills Challenge of the NBA All-Star Saturday Night in Chicago. Visit for more information In exciting fashion, Buddy Hield scored four of five money balls on his closing wrack and won the Mountain Dew three-point shootout on the final shot, which […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Derrick Jones Jr. Tops Aaron Gordon in NBA All-Star Dunk Contest


Coming into the return of the All-Star dunk contest to Chicago, Aaron Gordon and Derrick Jones Jr. were the favorites of the field. Jones Jr., a representative of the Miami HEAT, left the night victorious. Visit for more information Before the two finalists led the crowd into a dunk off, Pat Connaughton of the […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Miles Bridges Wins MVP of 2020 NBA Rising Stars Game


Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges put on a dunking exhibition and was named the MVP of the 2020 NBA Rising Stars game. Bridges led the U.S. Team to a 151-131 win over the World Team and became the first player in the history of the Hornets to earn the honor.  Visit for more information […]

J. Cole & PUMA Announce Multi-Year Footwear & Apparel Partnership

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PUMA officially announced its multi-year footwear and apparel partnership with Grammy award-winning artist, J. Cole.  Visit for more information According to PUMA’s global director of brand and marketing: “Cole’s involved in product creation, marketing campaigns and cultural guidance. He is going to be a key player in many of the things we do at […]

Starter Releases 2020 NBA All-Star Jacket to Honor Chicago

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NBA All-Star is bringing the latest in fashion to the city of Chicago, which includes a limited-edition Starter jacket to celebrate the weekend. Visit for more information Starter’s 2020 NBA All-Star Jacket is available in two colorways to celebrate the host city: red, white and light blue or red, black and light blue color […]