NBA All-Star Game

  Gaston County Commissioner becomes Lyft driver, mingles with celebrities during All-Star weekend

One man who holds a prominent position in Gaston County actually mingled with some famous folks for free. Gaston County Commissioner Chad Brown signed up to be a Lyft driver for the weekend just as joke with his friends. He lucked up was paired to drive a few famous people around uptown.

  Giannis teams up with Second Harvest, Right Moves for Youth gets $350,000 after Team LeBron wins All-Star game

  NBA All-Star weekend now history in Charlotte

Stars shine as All-Star Saturday Night brings excitement to the Queen City

Joe Harris shocks Stephen Curry to win the NBA 3 Point Shootout

  Fans in uptown Charlotte okay with tight security for NBA All-Star

  Vendors blame NBA’s fencing for bad business

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Curry brothers bet family tickets for career on 3-point contest

  Charlotte’s own Dell and Seth Curry unveil courts where Steph and Seth learned the game

2019 Dunk Contest highlights every level of North Carolina basketball

Steph, Kemba among NBA superstars to speak during NBA All-Star Media Day in CLT

  Open Court All-Star Male Youth Summit making a difference

Team USA defeats Team World 161-144 in 2019 Rising Stars Challenge, Kyle Kuzma wins MVP

Home team wins the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game thanks to MVP performance from Famous Los

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.

  Thousands attend NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at Bojangles Coliseum

Thousands of people filed into Bojangles Coliseum Friday night for the 2019 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game.

  All-Star crowd helps food truck business during slow season

These business owners are hoping the added customers can launch into something big for them. Some traveled more than two hours for the opportunity.

  NBA players help pack 200,000 lbs worth of food for Charlotte families in need

Some of your favorite athletes are making sure the Queen City is taken care of. Friday was the NBA All-Star Day of Service which means basketball players spent time giving back to our community.

Rising Stars Challenge showcases up-and-coming NBA stars from all over the world, Duke star Kyrie Irving to coach

  Dave Cook still in the NBA All-Star Game cooking

  Charlotte 10-year-old going to NBA All-Star Weekend, thanks to Dream On 3

These celebrities will party in Charlotte during NBA All-Star Weekend. Here’s where.

  All-Star Weekend Towing Tips

  Cabarrus County scoring with NBA All-Star Game

  Celebrities, parties, traffic jams. How to survive the NBA All-Star 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.

  Spectrum Center ready to shine for NBA All-Star Weekend

A production crew of over 500 has been prepping the Spectrum Center since last Wednesday and finally the building is ready to shine on NBA All-Star Weekend.

  Streets close ahead of All-Star events in Charlotte

The roads closed Thursday night so most vehicles won’t be allowed near the Spectrum Center or EpiCentre. The NBA ordered concrete barriers for the road closures.

  Clear bags required for nighttime light rail travel this weekend

As the NBA All-Star weekend approaches, so do the thousands of extra visitors headed to Uptown, and that’ll mean extra security for those who travel through the area.

  NBA surprises West Charlotte High School athletes to kick-off All-Star weekend

The brand new Nike uniforms were a hit with the team because if you look good, you play good.

  Uptown Charlotte is transforming for NBA All-Star Weekend

Changes are starting to take effect in Uptown Charlotte as venues plan for 150,000 people in the Queen City.

  Police warn of Human Trafficking ahead of NBA All-Star weekend events

While NBA All-star weekend is projected to bring in millions for the Queen City’s economy, there’s a much darker business experts say it could be bringing along with it.

  Jordan Reflects on ‘91 All-Star Game and Looks to Bring Same Energy in 2019

Michael Jordan has checked a lot of accolades off the list throughout his career, and now he gets to check off another - hosting the NBA All-Star game as a franchise owner.

  NBA All-Star game is about more than just basketball

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

Five CMS schools to dismiss early Friday for NBA All-Star traffic

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.

Hornets Miles Bridges ready for dunk contest

Hornets rookie Miles Bridges has been putting on a show for fans with some of the best dunks in the NBA this season, but now he’s ready to show off on an even bigger stage.

  Sneaker releases expected during All-Star weekend; stores may see large crowds

It's all things basketball this week in Charlotte now that the NBA All-Star is just days away. You can't talk basketball without talking sneakers.

  I-277 lane closures to be suspended during NBA All-Star weekend

The North Carolina Department of Transportation says they will suspend the I-277 closures from Thursday morning (Feb. 14) through Monday night (Feb. 18).

Kemba Walker a part of Team Giannis at the NBA All-Star Game

On Thursday night, NBA All-Star Game captains LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo drafted their teams for the February 17th game and Hornets guard Kemba Walker will be a part of Team Giannis.

  NBA All-Star Weekend will have citywide impact

For four days, the NBA will dominate Charlotte. Chances are even people not attending events will be caught in traffic.

NBA All-Star Celebrity game rosters feature “hometown heroes" for first time

The 2019 All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles will tip off at 7 p.m. at Bojangles Coliseum on February 15.

  City leaders hear final overview of NBA All-Star Game plans at Monday meeting

The Charlotte City Council heard one final presentation about the NBA-All-Star Game Monday from a few of the key organizers who have been instrumental in bringing the event to Charlotte.

  NBA and police expecting to deal with counterfeit All-Star merchandise

It’s a given that when a big event is happening – con artists will look for any opportunity to make a dollar.

Golden State Warriors staff apparently prefers vacation over coaching CLT All-Star Game, Steph Curry jokes

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.”

  Uptown residents preparing for NBA All-Star Weekend congestion

Thousands expected in the Uptown area for NBA All-Star Weekend.

  Charlotte prepares for thousands during NBA All-Star Weekend

Leaders in Charlotte expect roughly 150,00 visitors to come to the Queen City during the 2019 NBA All-Star Game. It will be the largest sporting event the city has ever hosted.

Here are the singers who will perform at the 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte

J. Cole, Meek Mill, and Anthony Hamilton are set to perform at the NBA All-Star Game

  NBA All-Star weekend work opportunities in Charlotte

Temporary work opportunities during NBA All-Star weekend in Charlotte.

  Kemba Walker Says All-Star Selection Still Feels Surreal

Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker says being selected as a starter for the 2019 NBA All-Star Game still feels “surreal”.

Hornets Coach James Borrego excited for Kemba Walker to start in All-Star Game

Hornets head coach James Borrego got to break the news alongside Hornets GM Mitch Kupchak to Kemba Walker that he would be a starter in the NBA All-Star Game.

Curry accent: Brothers Steph, Seth Curry in 3-point contest

Sibling shootout: Stephen Curry, Seth Curry will be in 3-point contest at All-Star weekend

  Kemba Walker named starter for NBA All-Star Game

Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker has been voted by fans, media and players as a starter for the Eastern Conference in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game.