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A Kansas basketball fan’s guide to the 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend

Even though not every Kansas basketball fan may be an NBA fan, there’s a lot of reasons to watch the different events from the NBA All-Star weekend. Namely, there are multiple Jayhawks getting a chance to showcase their talent.

Three former Kansas basketball players will be participating in various competitions this year:

  • Joel Embiid – All-Star Game (Team Giannis)
  • Devonte’ Graham – Rising Stars Game (Team USA), Three-Point Contest
  • Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk – Rising Stars Game (Team World)

The All-Star festivities kick off this Friday morning at the United Center in Chicago. Now, let’s take a look at each event, the rosters, and how to watch (all times central).