TURN UP: NBA All-Star 2015 Will Be In New York City
September 25th NBA Commissioner, David Stern, announced that the NBA 2015 All- Star will be held in New York City Madison Square. They will also hold events at the Barclays Center.
The 64th NBA All-Star Game will be played at Madison Square Garden,
home of the New York Knicks, onSunday, Feb.15, 2015. The BBVA Rising
Stars Challenge, Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game and State Farm
All-Star Saturday Night - including the Sears Shooting Stars, Taco
Bell Skills Challenge, Foot Locker Three-Point Contest and Sprite Slam
Dunk - will be held at Barclays Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets.
As part of NBA All-Star 2015, the NBA and its partners will host a
variety of community, grassroots and fan events throughout the city's
five boroughs (The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten
Island). This will mark the fifth time that NBA All-Star will take
place in New York, having been held previously at Madison Square
Garden in 1954, 1955, 1968 and 1998.
"New York offers an extraordinary opportunity to host NBA All-Star
events at two world-class venues," said Stern. "We look forward to
celebrating our game with basketball fans across the entire city, in
all five boroughs."