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2012 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game Time, TV Schedule And More

The 2012 NBA All-Star weekend is set to begin on Friday night with the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, which will pit some stars from the worlds of music, movies and television against each other.

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There are also several former NBA players involved, including Penny Hardaway and Mitch Richmond. Here's a look at the rosters:

This year's players include celebrities from film, TV and music and will feature Grammy Award-winner Ne-Yo (R&B/pop); Common (Just Wright); JB Smoove ("Curb Your Enthusiasm"); Vinny Guadagnino ("Jersey Shore"); Kevin Hart (Laugh At My Pain); Javier Colon ("The Voice"); Drew and Jonathan Scott ("Property Brothers"); Jesse Williams ("Grey's Anatomy"); NBA Legends Mitch Richmond (six-time NBA All-Star), Penny Hardaway (four-time NBA All-Star), and Nick Anderson (NBA legend); 2011 WNBA MVP Tamika Catchings (WNBA, Indiana Fever); and Doug Gottlieb (ESPN, "The Doug Gottlieb Show").

Dwight Howard of the Magic will coach the East team, and Kevin Durant of the Thunder will handle the West.

The East won the game 54-49 in 2011, with Justin Beiber taking home MVP honors.

What: 2012 Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Game Time: 5:00 p.m. MT


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