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The All-Star Game…Or Lack Thereof
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The All-Star Game…Or Lack Thereof

By Darnell Dinkins, Contributing Writer and Brittany Webb, Sports Editor Posted 04:45 PM EST, Sun., Feb. 26, 2017 This past Sunday, Feb. 19, the NBA hosted the 2017 All-Star game in the city of New Orleans. Some of the best players in the game came together for a game filled with many highlights and jaw-dropping moments. The arena…

NBA All-Star Weekend: Saturday Night Recap
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NBA All-Star Weekend: Saturday Night Recap

By Evan Brooks, Contributing Writer Posted 04:45 PM EST, Sun., Feb. 26, 2017 The NBA’s Saturday All-Star night was filled with some of the most promising stars in the NBA, Feb. 18. To start things off in the skills competition, after knocking off DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings (now New Orleans Pelicans center) in the first round,…

All-Star Friday: East Dominates the West on Celeb All-Star Game
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All-Star Friday: East Dominates the West on Celeb All-Star Game

By Nathan Easington, Contributing Writer Posted 04:40 PM EST, Sun., Feb. 26, 2017 The stars shined bright Friday. Before Jamal Murray of the Denver Nuggets won the MVP award during the NBA Rising Stars Challenge, celebrities, known for their fame outside of basketball, participated in the Celebrity All-Star game on Feb. 17.   Fans have said in years…

All-Star Weekend 2017: What You Need to Know
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All-Star Weekend 2017: What You Need to Know

By Evan Brooks, Contributing Writer Posted 4:00 PM EST, Fri., Feb. 10, 2017 During the weekend of Feb. 17-19, the New Orleans Smoothie King Center will host All-Star Weekend and the All-Star Game on Sunday, Feb. 19. The three-day event will start with the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday, Feb. 17. This event will feature some…