LIVE UPDATES - 2020 NBA All-Star Game: Team Giannis vs. Team LeBron
ABS-CBN Sports on Feb 16, 2020 11:34 PM
Kawhi Leonard of the Los Angeles Clippers blocks a shot of Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of the NBA All-Star basketball game Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Huh)
24 of the NBA's best players will go head-to-head as Team Giannis faces Team LeBron in the 2020 NBA All-Star Game!
The culminating event of this year's All-Star Weekend in Chicago, Illinois, will feature Team Giannis, led by team captain Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kemba Walker, Trae Young, Pascal Siakam, and Joel Embiid try to take down Team LeBron, led by team captain LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Kawhi Leonard, Luka Doncic, and James Harden.
Follow along as we give you LIVE UPDATES here:
TEAM LEBRON WINS, 157-155!
Kawhi Leonard (30 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists) wins the first-ever NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant MVP Award!
Kawhi Leonard (30 PTS, 8 3PM) wins the Kia NBA All-Star Game Kobe Bryant MVP ????! #NBAAllStar— NBA (@NBA) February 17, 2020
Anthony Davis wins it at the Free Throw line!
THIS IS GOING DOWN THE WIRE!
- Joel Embiid hits 2 FTs. 156-155 for Team LeBron. First to make a basket wins!
- LeBron spins away for the jam! 156-153 for Team LeBron! 1 point away!
- A pair of FTs from James Harden. Siakam splits his at the other end. 154-153 for Team LeBron! Race to 157
- Back to back baskets from AD and Embiid! All even at 152-152!
ALL EVEN AT 146!
James Harden with a corner-triple to tie it up at 146-146!
COMPETITIVE FOURTH QUARTER
THIRD QUARTER ENDS IN A TIE
Team Giannis and Team LeBron end the third quarter tied at 41.
IT'S ALL ABOUT THE THREES IN THE THIRD QUARTER
TEAM GIANNIS TAKES THE SECOND QUARTER
Trae Young hits a shot from center court at the buzzer as Team Giannis wins the second quarter, 51 - 30. Team Giannis leads halftime, 92 - 83.
KAWHI GOING FOR THE KOBE BRYANT MVP AWARD
Kawhi Leonard has so far scored 25 points on seven three-point shots late in the second quarter.
???? KAWHI is 7-8 from 3! ????— NBA (@NBA) February 17, 2020
????: #NBAAllStar on TNT
ANTETOKOUNMPO TAKING CHARGE IN 2ND QUARTERGiannis Antetokounmpo has scored 14 of his team's 16 points so far to start the second quarter.
TEAM LEBRON TAKES FIRST QUARTER
TEAM LEBRON STILL IN COMMAND
???? END OF QUARTER ALERT ????— NBA (@NBA) February 17, 2020
With 2:00 remaining in the 1st quarter, #TeamLeBron leads #TeamGiannis 46-37. The team that wins the 1st quarter will earn $100,000 for the Chicago based charity they are playing for.
LEONARD HITS FOURTH TRIPLE OF...THE FIRST QUARTER
Kawhi Leonard goes 4-for-4 from beyond the three-point arc as Team LeBron takes a 30 - 22 lead with under six minutes left in the first quarter.
Mid-way 1st Q and #TeamLebron is ahead 30-22. $100,000 goes to his chosen Chicago charity if they hang on to the lead at the end of the quarter.— TJ Manotoc (@tjmanotoc) February 17, 2020
Then scores reset for Q2 & Q3 pic.twitter.com/ZAv5JT2Pmz
TEAM LEBRON IN CONTROL EARLY
KAWHI OPENS GAME WITH TRIPLE
Kawhi Leonard of Team LeBron scores on a three-point shot to open the game.
JENNIFER HUDSON'S PERFORMANCE HONORING KOBE BRYANT
MOMENT OF SILENCE FOR KOBE
24 All Stars will be hitting the court tonight. And a big part of tonight is honoring and celebrating the life of #24 pic.twitter.com/tAGkpafFpZ— TJ Manotoc (@tjmanotoc) February 17, 2020