Team LeBron pulled out the win and won $350,000 for Right Moves for Youth - an organization that’s centered around bettering the high school graduation rate for students in Charlotte. While Team Giannis was able to send $150,000 to Second Harvest.
A historic night at Bojangles’ Coliseum as the 2 teams combined to score 162 points which was the most ever in NBA All-Star Celebrity Game history. In the end, the Home team comprised of celebrities and athletes from the Carolinas won 82-80.
Charlotte bars, restaurants and other nightlife venues will host numerous celebrity parties and other events during NBA All-Star Game Weekend starting Thursday. Some have tickets available to the public, while others are private affairs.
The Concord-Padgett Regional Airport is one of the busiest in the state. On Thursday, NASCAR teams flew out for the Daytona 500, and on Friday, fans were coming in for the game and for other events going here this weekend.
The NBA expects 150,000 visitors, a crowd four times larger than 2012’s, to arrive for three frenetic days of parties and basketball that will spill from uptown’s Spectrum Center to Bojangles’ Coliseum on Independence Boulevard.
You should know that the NBA All-Star game isn’t just about the big-time athletes, the celebrities, or even the parties that will be hosted in honor of the special event. This game essential impacts our community in a very special way and we’re not talking about the business side of things like an e
With thousands of people expected to visit Charlotte over the weekend for the NBA All-Star events, several schools in and around uptown will be closing early on Friday to accommodate for heavy traffic and road closures.
With the 2019 NBA All-Star Game just weeks away, Charlotte native and Warriors superstar point guard Stephen Curry caught his team’s owner and coaches watching the end of Denver Nuggets vs Minnesota Timberwolves “like it’s the game 7 of the finals.”