NBA All Star Celebrity Game LIVE stream: How to watch the game live online

The All-Star break gets underway on Friday night in Charlotte with the Celebrity Game taking place in the Bojangles’ Coliseum.

This will be the first year that both rosters will feature a “hometown hero” to honour exemplary citizens.

Jason Weinmann, a 47-year-old Marine who rescued North Carolina flood victims using a military transport vehicle during Hurricane Florence, will play on the home team, and James Shaw Jr., a 29-year-old Nashville resident who disarmed a gunman in a local restaurant, will suit up for the away team.

Ruffles are once again the sponsor, meaning the four-point line will once again be in play for the celebrities.

Sky Sports are the exclusive rights holders for NBA in the UK.

And they will be airing every event from the NBA All Star weekend live on Sky Sports Arena, while some will also be shown on Sky Sports Main Event - but not the Celebrity game.

For UK viewers hoping to keep track of what happens in the Celebrity Game, they can sign up to a day pass on the NBA League Pass.

Sky Sports' coverage begins with the Rising Stars Challenge later on Friday with the All Star Saturday night action getting underway at 8pm ET (1am GMT) with the Skills Challenge followed by the Three-Point Contest and the Slam Dunk Contest while the coverage for the All Star Game begins on Sunday at 8pm (1am GMT) and will be on for three hours.

Sky subscribers can live stream the All-Star weekend online via SkyGo and the SkyGo app.

This means that all the coverage can be followed live on your desktop or laptop via the Sky Go app, which if you’re an existing customer, is also available on iOS and Android smartphone and tablet devices.

Sky Go is also available on a number of platforms including Amazon Fire devices, iPad, Mac computers and laptops, Playstation 3, PS4 and Xbox One.

The Sky Sports app, available to download on iOS and Android devices, will also be providing live text coverage and updates.

If you're not currently a Sky Sports customer but can't stand to miss out on the action, you can add the channels to your box via a NOW TV subscription.

Day passes, which let you add Sky Sports channels for 24 hours, start at £7.99 a day, with a weekly pass starting from £12.99, and no locking in to a contract.

Mike Colter (“Luke Cage” actor), Chris Daughtry (recording artist), Terrence J (on-air host, actor), Famous Los (comedian, social media influencer), Dr. Oz (television personality), Rapsody (rapper, recording artist), Bo Rinehart (NEEDTOBREATHE vocalist and musician), JB Smoove (actor, comedian), Steve Smith (NFL great), A’ja Wilson (2018 WNBA Rookie of the Year), Jay Williams (ESPN college basketball analyst), Jason Weinmann (hometown hero)

Ronnie 2K (Director of Influencer Marketing, 2K Sports), Ray Allen (Naismith Basketball Hall of Famer) , AJ Buckley (“SEAL Team” actor), Bad Bunny (recording artist), Stefanie Dolson (WNBA’s Chicago Sky center), Marc Lasry (co-owner, Milwaukee Bucks), Hasan Minhaj (actor, comedian, host of Netflix’s Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj), Quavo (rapper, recording artist), Adam Ray (comedian, About Last Night podcast), Amanda Seales (actor, comedian, recording artist), James Shaw Jr. (hometown hero), Brad Williams (comedian, About Last Night podcast)

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February 16, 2019

Sources: Daily Express

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