2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game - Full Game Highlights

2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game - Full Game Highlights


2023 NBA AllStar Celebrity Game  Full Game Highlights

The NBA All-Star Celebrity Game is a star-studded event that's the crowning jewel of the NBA All-Star Weekend. This year's edition took place in Salt Lake City and featured numerous celebrities, athletes, and entertainers.

It was an exciting game with several standout moments. Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf had one of the best plays of the night.

Team Dwyane

The 2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game is one of the biggest events during NBA All-Star Weekend. It boasts 22 participants, including celebrities like Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Mark Cuban, Nick Cannon and Peter Rosenberg.

On Friday night, two teams will square off against one another: Team Dwyane featuring Dwyane Wade and his athletes; and Team Ryan led by Utah Jazz Governor Ryan Smith and celebrity guests. The game will be televised nationally by ESPN with tip off scheduled for 6 p.m.

Team Dwyane was led by Seattle Seahawks receiver DK Metcalf, who displayed dominance on both ends of the court with his array of dunks. With 20 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks under his belt, Metcalf earned MVP honors for his efforts.

DK's best moment came late in the fourth quarter when he blocked an actor's three-point attempt and then hit a reverse layup in the paint - it was one of the night's highlights and evidence that Metcalf has what it takes to become an NBA star.

Metcalf also hit a tomahawk jam, an unprecedented move for the game. Indeed, his dunks in the celebrity game were some of the most athletic of all time - they set a new record.

In the end, Metcalf's team came out on top 81-78. He finished with 20 points on 9/16 shooting plus 10 rebounds and four blocks to earn himself MVP honors. Check out some of his highlights below!

Team Ryan

The 2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game is an enjoyable and captivating way to start the All-Star weekend. Featuring players from around the league, this game serves as a great showcase of incredible athleticism on opening night.

It's also an opportunity to build friendships and interact with some of sports' biggest names. This year's game had plenty of highlights as well as some crazy moments - check them all out below!

Team Dwyane won 81-78 in the 2023 Celebrity All-Star Game. Led by two-time NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and brothers Thanesis and Alex, as well as Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn, Team Dwyane showed off their skills against Team Ryan.

Seahawks receiver DK Metcalf was the star of the game, showcasing his athleticism with some spectacular dunks. He finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds to secure his place as the winning player of the contest.

At the end of a thrilling game, WWE star The Miz hit a half-court shot that appeared to tie it up - however, it failed due to his hands leaving his hands just after the buzzer had sounded.

One of the most memorable moments occurred when former NBA player and current ESPN analyst Richard Jefferson served as referee. His work as a referee was excellent, keeping the game moving smoothly.

Another star of the night was G League Slam Dunk champion Mac McClung. The basketball sensation is renowned for his incredible dunking moves and has become an internet sensation in recent years. Entering this event, he had 821,000 followers on Instagram - more than twice as many as any other competitor - guaranteeing him a place in history as one of basketball's biggest stars for years to come.

DK Metcalf

NBA All-Star weekend is upon us, and the highlight will be the All-Star Game. It's always an entertaining opportunity to get to know a variety of players and witness their skills in action.

This year, two teams will be representing their respective NBA superstars and competing in the All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday. One team will be led by Utah Jazz governor Ryan Smith while the other by NBA minority owner Dwyane Wade.

The All-Star Weekend in Salt Lake City always brings with it an exciting lineup of athletes. This year, we have 22 athletes taking part in the game including Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Master P and his son Romeo, Mark Cuban, Nick Cannon, Peter Rosenberg and more!

Though celebrities are all famous for their own reasons, it's always enjoyable to see them try something different. This year we got the chance to witness Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf, who is renowned for his remarkable athleticism.

Metcalf had an outstanding game on both ends of the court, scoring 20 points and pulling down 10 rebounds. Additionally, he hit some impressive dunks for added entertainment.

At the end, Metcalf and his team emerged victorious 81-78. It had been an electrifying victory, but one moment in particular left everyone a bit stunned.

Team Ryan attempted a miraculous buzzer beater from half court that would have tied the game. Unfortunately, their shot left their hands just after the buzzer sounded and didn't count. That incredible ending truly made this feel like an All-Star game!

Ruffles Crunch Time

The NBA All-Star Weekend is underway and one of the major events is the 2023 Ruffles NBA All-Star Celebrity Game. This year's lineup boasts 22 celebrities, including actors, comedians and Grammy Award-winning musicians.

On Friday, February 17th at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, this year's Utah Jazz game will be broadcast live exclusively on ESPN and honorary captains Dwyane Wade and Utah Jazz Governor Ryan Smith will serve as honorary captains for the occasion.

The All-Star Game and Dunk Contest are always popular events at the tournament, but don't forget about the Celebrity Game! This is an opportunity for celebrities to show off their basketball skills without wearing the uniform of an NBA player.

This year's celebrity lineup includes Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf, who was voted as the game MVP after his remarkable performance against Team Dwyane. He scored 20 points and pulled down 10 rebounds while captivating the crowd with some spectacular dunks.

Other notable players include Janelle Monae, 21 Savage, Fat Joe and Lisa Leslie. This year's Celebrity Game also promises some unexpected twists and turns!

For the first time ever, this year's NBA game will feature a team draft. Team captains such as LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo will select their teams before kickoff.

Before the game, fans have an exciting opportunity to get acquainted with celebrities. The draft will be televised so fans can view starters, reserves and coaches for each team.

Another unique aspect of the game is that all celebrity teams will have access to "Ruffles Crunch Time," a mode where point values are doubled for two minutes.

Unlock a Legend

The 2023 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game is always one of the major events during All-Star Weekend. Featuring celebrities from all backgrounds, this celebrity free-for-all promises to be an electrifying spectacle.

On February 17th, The Celebrity Game returns to Jon M Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City and is broadcast live on ESPN. Featuring an array of actors, comedians, Grammy Award-winning musicians and athletes - this year's event promises a truly global audience!

In the 2023 Ruffles NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, there are several new features. Team captains can initiate "Ruffles Crunch Time," in which point values are doubled for two minutes; additionally, teams may add an NBA player to their roster during gameplay with "Unlock a Legend," enabling them to add another superstar during gameplay.

Rapper 21 Savage is one of the star players in Celebrity Game. He and fellow emcee Cordae have reportedly demonstrated great dribbling ability, which should make for an entertaining matchup.

Other stars on this year's roster include Puma athlete and coach Alex Toussaint, comedian Hasan Minhaj and five-time American Music Award winner Kane Brown. Actor Ranveer Singh will also make an appearance as NBA brand ambassador for India.

Two teams with a significant NBA presence include Team Dwyane Wade, featuring former NFL great and Hall of Famer Calvin Johnson; and Team Ryan with Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman and an unannounced guest.

In addition to the celebrity rosters, there will be some WNBA stars on the court as well. Dallas Wings guard Arike Ogunbowale and Phoenix Mercury's Diamond DeShields will represent their teams.

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