NBA All-Star Week

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The week of February 18th is the All Star week in the NBA. If you were not voted into any All-Star week events, you have a week off as an NBA player. There are multiple events in the All-Star week. They also refer to is as the All-Star break. Many events happen through out the week. A couple famous events are the Dunk Contest and the Three Point Contest. Participants in this year’s Dunk Contest are Donovan Mitchell, Victor Oladipo, Larry Nance Jr., and Dennis Smith Jr.. The Three Point Contest participants are Bradley Beal, Devin Booker, Wayne Ellington, Paul George, Eric Gordon, Tobias Harris, Kyle Lowry, and Klay Thompson. A couple more events are the Skills Challenge, and then the All Star Game itself. It is a very fun week for most NBA enthusiasts, it is also very fun to watch. It is used as a good break before the NBA playoffs begin.

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