The 2021 NBA All-Star Game is set to take place in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 7. Unlike past All-Star Weekends, this year the Skills Challenge, 3-Point Contest and Dunk Contest will all be held on Sunday as well. The Skills Challenge and 3-Point Contest will be prior to the game, while the Dunk Contest will take place at halftime. The League has already announced starters for the Western and Eastern Conference and have named Captains for each team.
The NBA revealed the rest of the Western Conference roster for the 2021 All-Star Game on Tuesday, February 23rd. We already have five players on the roster who will start: Luke Doncic, Stephen Curry, Kawhi Leonard, LeBron James and Nikola Jokic. James has been named captain of the team. Here we’re going to go over the rest of the Western Conference roster and give some initial thoughts.
Western Conference All-Star Roster
G: Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
G: Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz
G: Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns
G: Chris Paul, Phoenix Suns
F: Zion Williamson, New Orleans Pelicans
F: Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers
F: Paul George, Los Angeles Clippers
C: Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz
Update: Phoenix Suns G Devin Booker has been named an injury replacement for Davis.