The 67th NBA All-Star Game will once again pit LeBron James versus Stephen Curry, who have been named team captains after finishing as the All-Star starter from each conference who received the most fan votes in his conference. Team LeBron vs. Team Stephen will take place on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 8p on TNT and see each choose the team rosters from the pool of players voted as starters and reserves under a new format.
In addition, the NBA is bringing in Kevin Hart, Pharrell Williams and N.E.R.D to headline the 2018 NBA All-Star Game entertainment on Feb. 18 at Staples Center. The game will air live on TNT at 8p. Prior to the game, Hart and “special guests” will hit the All-Star stage for an opening and an “entertaining introduction” of the All-Star teams. Meanwhile, Williams and N.E.R.D will perform a medley of chart-topping hits at halftime of the NBA All-Star Game. In addition, eight-time Grammy Award winner Fergie will sing the U.S. national anthem prior to tip-off.