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LaVine, USA win Rising Stars Challenge

Zach LaVine scored 30 points and was named MVP in USA's 157-154 win over World in the Rising Stars Challenge.

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Who takes the final shot: You or Steph?

About half the players questioned would rather have Steph Curry -- and not themselves -- taking a last-second shot. And then there's Westbrook.

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Jabari Parker bags himself a unicorn

The Buck went big-game hunting, and bagged and tagged Kristaps Porzingis.

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Best dunks of the season (so far)

It's All-Star Weekend, the unofficial midpoint to the NBA season. So who broke rims so far and who got broke?

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Karl-Anthony's town: Population 2-on-0

If there's no one to stop the break, KAT will break the rim.

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Zach LaVine wins MVP honors

The Minnesota sophomore took home the top award at the Rising Stars challenge, posting 30 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists on 13-for-20 shooting. His teammate Andrew Wiggins won the award last season.

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U.S. Team wins Rising Stars Challenge

Zach LaVine, Emmanuel Mudiay and Kristaps Porzingis shared game-high honors with 30 points and Andrew Wiggins was not far behind as U.S. defeated World 157-154.

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Defense isn't the main priority

All-Star Weekend is for entertainment. Andrew Wiggins is for dunking. This is Wiggins dunking.

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Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Jabari Parker put the game away with a nice two-handed flush over Kristaps Porzingis as the USA takes the game over the World, 157-154. Zach Lavine, Emannuel Mudiay and Porzingis each had 30.

Watch out, Jabari Parker's healthy

And rims are scared of a healthy Jabari Parker.

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Clarkson hits LaVine down field for slam

It's the Rising Stars Challenge, but Jordan Clarkson showed off some Pro Bowl skills with this full-court alley-oop.

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Zach LaVine scored 30 to lead USA in 157-154 win in Rising Stars Challenge Tomorrow, LaVine will defend his Slam Dunk Contest title

Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

An "And-rew Wigg-ins" chant starts with the Canadian at the line. Then the crowd goes nuts on a Wiggins putback jam.

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Devin Booker getting booed heartily for Eurofouling Andrew Wiggins in the last minute of the Rookie Challenge.

Canada wins Celebrity Game

Drake coached Team Canada to a 74-64 win over Team USA in the 2016 All-Star Celebrity Game.

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Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Zach Lavine and Kristaps Porzingis are leading all scorers with 30 points. US up eight with 1:57 to go.

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There have been two off-the-backboard dunk attempts: we are 0-for-2.

Jordan's Jordans Through The Years

From the inaugural pair through his last stand with the Wizards, Michael Jordan wore some great looking shoes. Best of Air Jordans

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Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Most of Zach Lavine's shots have been from 11-feet and in, as in he's a foot above the rim and throwing them down.

Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Zach Lavine with a move that most of us can only do on a Nerf hoop: nice fake behind-the-back pass and then dunk.

Drummond prefers dance interviews

Kevin Hart tried to give his coaches interview. Andre Drummond prefers a dance interview.

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Kevin Hart comes out of retirement

Celebrity basketball retirement, that is. He tried to get out, but the game pulled him back in.

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Kevin Hart is a four-time MVP

But Tracy McGrady was a seven-time All-Star.

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Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Kristaps Porzingis could play in a Canadiens jersey and still get cheers here. (Maybe...) The crowd loves him.