2021 NBA All-Star Complete Rosters, Slam Dunk Contest, & 3-Point Contest

It’s finally the NBA All-Star weekend for 2021. This year’s 2021 NBA All-Star weekend date is much later than previous years. Last year All-Star weekend took place on February 16, 2020. And this year takes place in the first week of March. In this article, we will go over the complete rosters for the All-Star game (Team LeBron and Team Durant), Slam Dunk Contest participants, and 3-points contest participants.

2021 NBA All-Star Full Schedule

This year NBA All-Star will be compact into one night, instead of the usual three nights All-Star weekend. Please pay attention to the full schedule so you won’t miss out on the events.

March 7, 2021 host by TNT

  • 5 PM Eastern Time: TNT NBA Tip-Off at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • 6:30 PM Eastern Time: Taco Bell Skills and 3-Point Contest
  • 8 PM Eastern Time: 70th NBA All-Star Game
  • Halftime: Slam-dunk Contest

Are you ready to find out who will be on the 2021 NBA All-Star game?

The two captains for the 2021 NBA All-Star game are LeBron James and Kevin Durant. The two captions just finished their list of players to represent their team. Without further delay, we will go over the complete rosters list for the 2021 NBA All-Star.

Team LeBron For 2021 NBA All-Star

Team LeBron Starters

  • LeBron James (La Lakers Team Captain)
  • Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks)
  • Luka Doncic (Dallas Mavericks)
  • Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets)

Reserves Of The Team LeBron

  • Ben Simmons (Philadelphia 76ers)
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  • Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers)
  • Jaylen Brown (Boston Celtics)
  • Paul George (La Clippers)
  • Chris Paul (Phoenix Suns)
  • Domantas Sabonis (Indiana Pacers)
  • Rudy Gobert (Utah Jazz)

Team Lebron Head Coach:

  • Qu in Snyder (Utah Jazz)
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Team Durant For 2021 All-Star

Team Durant Starters

  • Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn Nets)
  • Kawhi Leonard (La Clippers)
  • Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards)
  • Jayson Tatum (Boston Celtics) Elevated to starter due to Kevin Durant out

Reserves Of Team Durant

  • James Harden (Brooklyn Nets)
  • Zion Williamson (New Orleans Pelicans)
  • Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns)
  • Zach LaVine (Chicago Bulls)
  • Julius Randle (New York Knicks)
  • Donovan Mitchell (Utah Jazz)
  • Nikola Vucevic (Orlando Magic)

Team Durant Head Coach

  • Doc River (Philadelphia 76ers)

NBA 2021 Slam Dunk Contest Participants

This year’s 2021 Slam Dunk Contest will feature three players to directly compete for two rounds. Five judges will determine the player’s dunk from a minimum score of 30 to a maximum score of 50.

Like last year, the players will attempt two dunks in the first round. The two players with the highest score will move on to the second round.

Due to the limited time allow during Halftime, in the final round, the two players will allow for one dunk each to determine the champion.

You may want to read: NBA Slam dunk Contest Winners

2021 Slam Dunk Contest Participants

  • Obi Toppin (New York Knicks)
  • Cassius Stanley (Indiana Pacers)
  • Anfernee Simons (Portland Trail Blazers)

2021 3-Point Contest

The format of the 3-point contest will include six participants to shoot from five locations around the arch. Each location will include four regular balls (worth one point), one money ball (worth two points), and one rack with five money balls (worth 10 points total) that the player can choose their favorite location for the rack placement.

Two rounds contest with three players with highest score move onto the final round. On the final round, the participants with the highest score will be the 3-point champion.

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You may also want to read: Top 10 NBA Three Point Leaders All-Time

2021 3-Point Contest Participants

  • Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
  • Jaylen Brown (Boston Celtics)
  • Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns)
  • Zach LaVine (Chicago Bulls)
  • Jayson Tatum (Boston Celtics)
  • Donovan Mitchell (Utah Jazz)

Final Thought:

NBA All-Star weekend is when we see best of the best player in the league that the fans voted. These players will showcase their skill for the fans to watch. This year’s All-Star will be very compact and some may feel a rush of the whole event, but we can watch all the events in one night instead of three nights. Please refer back to the All-Star game schedule so you don’t miss any exciting moments.

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