NBA All-Star Game 2019: Date, time, rosters, TV channel, live stream. how to watch online.
The NBA All-Star Game, basketball’s annual midseason talent showcase, is on the horizon. The 2019 festivities will take place in Charlotte, N.C., and feature a weekend filled with events capped by the All-Star Game.
The captains and starters were announced for the upcoming 2019 NBA All-Star Game on Thursday night, and Team LeBron will face off against Team Giannis in Charlotte on February 17th.
LeBron James received the most votes of any player in the Western Conference and will serve as captain for the second consecutive year, after winning MVP honors in 2018.
The 10 starters were determined by a mix of fan voting, player voting and media voting. NBA coaches will determine the seven reserve players from each conference, which will be announced on January 31st.
A new format was put into place in 2018 in which the All-Stars are selected using a schoolyard pick by the two captains. LeBron James’ team took down Stephen Curry’s group 148-145 last year. Prior to the format change, the Western Conference had won seven of the previous nine contests.