Kemba Walker, Miles Bridges announced as participants in NBA All-Star Saturday Night events

Kemba Walker, Miles Bridges announced as participants in NBA All-Star Saturday Night events

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte Hornet teammates Kemba Walker and Miles Bridges have both been selected to participate in the State Farm All Star Saturday Night activities held at the Spectrum Center.

Walker was announced on Tuesday as a member of the MTN Dew 3-Point Contest lineup, joining Charlotte natives Stephen and Seth Curry as well as several other stars. Bridges will participate in the AT&T Slam Dunk Contest alongside Dennis Smith Jr. and several other NBA high-flyers.

This is the second time Walker has been involved in the three point contest and he is only the fourth Hornet to participate in it, accompanied by Dell Curry, Glen Rice and Scott Burrell.

Festivities will take place throughout the weekend, capping off with the All-Star Game on Sunday evening at 8:00 p.m.

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