- The 65th NBA All-Star Game is Sunday, February 14, 2016
- For the first time, it will be held outside the U.S. at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto
(CNN)Here's a look at what you need to know about the NBA All-Star Game. The All-Star game caps off All-Star Weekend. All-Star Weekend includes the Slam Dunk contest, the Three Point Shootout and the Rookie Challenge.
Eastern Conference Roster:
Head Coach: Tyronn Lue (Cleveland Cavaliers)
LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) - Forward
Paul George (Indiana Pacers) - Forward
Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks) - Forward
Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat) - Guard
Kyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors) - Guard
Head Coach: Gregg Popovich (San Antonio Spurs)
Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers) - Forward/Guard
Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder) - Forward
Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs) - Forward
Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors) - Guard
Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) - Guard
March 2, 1951 - The first All-Star game takes place at the Boston Garden. The East wins 111-94. Ed Macauley is named the MVP.
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Fans around the world vote for the starters for each team.