Get on over to TNT at 9 pm to catch Devin Booker, Karl-Anthony Towns, Trey Lyles and Jamal Murray in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend.
The game, formerly known as the Rookie/Sophomore Challenge, is a battle between the young stars of the United States and the basketball stars of the world.
The rosters are as follows:
Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns)
Malcolm Brogdon (Milwaukee Bucks)
Marquese Chriss (Suns)
Brandon Ingram (Los Angeles Lakers)
Frank Kaminsky (Charlotte Hornets)
Jahlil Okafor (Philadelphia 76ers)
D’Angelo Russell (Lakers)
Jonathon Simmons (San Antonio Spurs)
Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota Timberwolves)
Myles Turner (Indiana Pacers)
Alex Abrines (Thunder)
Buddy Hield (New Orleans Pelicans)
Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets)
Trey Lyles (Jazz)
Willy Hernangomez (Knicks)
Jamal Murray (Nuggets)
Kristaps Porzingis (Knicks)
Domantas Sabonis (Oklahoma City Thunder)
Dario Saric (76ers)
Team USA is favored by 5.5 points and I’d be lying to you if I said I didn’t have action on the game, while knowing full well that betting on an all-star game is one of the dumbest things a person can do.