NBA, NBPA Considering Atlanta for All-Star Weekend Destination
The show might go on.
Despite the ongoing global pandemic, the NBA is eager to hold an All-Star Weekend.
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• February 4: Fan Voting Update
• February 11: Fan Voting Update
• February 16: Voting Ends 11:59pm/et
• February 18: Starters Announced
• February 23: Reserves Announced
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While the location is not yet confirmed nor is it known if fans will be allowed in attendance, the league hopes to put something together for the fans and in an effort to help boost revenue. At this point in time, the NBA and NBPA are discussing the possibility in holding All-Star Weekend in Atlanta on March 6-7. There have also been discussions about the addition of the Slam Dunk Contest and Three-Point Shootout.
The 2021 NBA All-Star Weekend was originally slated to take place in Indianapolis.