The NBA All Star game has seen two consecutive years of TV declines - 6.8 million (2019) and 7.7 million (2018).
After three quarters under the new "Elm Ending" rule, the target score for winning the game with 157 points and despite a ten-point advantage by Team Giannis, Team LeBron made the comeback.
The 2020 NBA All-Star Game kicked off Sunday night time in Chicago with Magic Johnson remembering former commissioner David Stern and previous megastar participant Kobe Bryant, who each just lately misplaced their lives.
The NBA decided, as part of the series of Bryant tributes, that the victor of the All-Star Game would be the team that added 24 points, a nod to his jersey number, to whatever the leading total score was after three quarters. It was proven with Commissioner Adam Silver's announcement that NBA All-Star Game MVP will now be permanently named after Kobe Bryant. You guys were playing to win.' Team Giannis, that's what we were trying to do.
Next year's All-Star Game in Indianapolis will help determine if this new format is indeed part of the future of the league.
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Currently, Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging at 30 points and 13.5 rebounds while shooting 52.7% from the ground. Team Giannis will wear Gianna's No. 2 and Team LeBron will wear Kobe's No. 24. The only other player in National Basketball Association history to have as many All-Star Game MVP awards as Bryant is Hall of Famer Bob Pettit. They went 3-12 through the team's first 15 games, making the Warriors one of the worst teams in the National Basketball Association to start the season. After three quarters, I was glad I hung around for the conclusion of the fourth quarter and it's entirety. As a result, Team LeBron's designated community-based organization, Chicago Scholars, received the $100,000 charity award, much to the delight of the kids seated near the court who were cheering raucously.
And now All-Star captain Giannis Antetokounmpo is donating more to the After School Matters foundation he chose for his team.
When asked by Postmedia whether an all-star game should be able to end in that fashion, Siakam had a quick answer.
There has been a question on why the games were let to go on even after the news of Kobe's death reached the community.