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The Rising Stars Challenge tips off Friday at 9 PM Eastern. Comment along on the game in this GameThread.
NBA All-Star 2013 festivities begin Friday night with the Rising Stars Challenge on TNT. The game, with teams comprised entirely of first- and second-year players, tips at 9 PM Eastern. TNT analysts Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal drafted the teams on February 7th, based on a player pool on which the league's assistant coaches voted; the starting lineups will not be announced until just before tipoff.
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|2012/2013 NBA Season|
|February 15th, 2013|
|Bradley Beal||G||Kyrie Irving|
|Brandon Knight||Damian Lillard|
|Ricky Rubio||Dion Waiters|
|Alexey Shved||Kemba Walker|
|Isaiah Thomas||Kenneth Faried||F||Harrison Barnes|
|Kawhi Leonard||Michael Kidd-Gilchrist|
|Tristan Thompson||Andrew Nicholson|
|Anthony Davis||C||Tyler Zeller|