Westbrook and Durant got in a little scuffle on Durant's first visit back to OKC since signing with the Warriors in the off-season. The warriors blew the thunder out, but it didn't stop some heated exchanges between Durant and Westbrook. The once teammates are now jawing at each other. The funny thing is Durant and Westbrook have to suit up with each other on Sunday Feb. 19, for the 66th NBA All Star Game. They both represent the western conference All-Stars. They will have to practice together on Saturday, and play together on Sunday.
The last couple of days of sports news has been about the Charles Oakley incident with the New York Knicks. Charles Oakley, who played 10 years with the Knicks, was escorted from the stadium and eventually arrested on 3 counts of assault. The video shows that Oakley was approached by security and asked to leave. Oakley refused to leave, and eventually shoved security guards when they touched him.
The new NBA All Star Weekend 2017 gear has arrived. Check out these socks and hat I just picked up. Sick gear. Get your 2017 NBA All Star Weekend by clicking our shop page, or the banner at the top of your screen. Great Jerseys and more to choose from. What's your favorite? Tell us on our Facebook page.
The NBA has officially shipped the ticket for NBA All Star Weekend 2017. If you ordered tickets to be shipped they should be arriving any day now. You can still purchase hard tickets to these events starting on the 17th of February. The NBA All Star Weekend is in it's 66th year, and will be in New Orleans.
Once again, the NBA has put together a strong pool of players for the 3-point contest during All-Star Weekend. Joining the familiar faces of Klay Thompson and Kyrie Irving – both of whom have won the competition before – are Kyle Lowry, Kemba Walker, Eric Gordon, Wesley Matthews, C.J. McCollum and Nick Young. While only four out of the eight are actually All-Stars, they make up a small list of players who have made over 100 3-pointers this season.
Here it is your NBA All Star Saturday Night Contestants Revealed (IN PICTURES). I guess the biggest let down is Zach LaVine sitting out the Slam Dunk. However, you have Aaron Gordon back and DeAndre Jordan. That should be fun to watch. For the 3 point shootout, No Steph Curry but you have Klay Thompson and a bunch of great players ready to try to take the crown from him. Get your tickets now at www.AllStarWeekendNewOrleans2017.com