We know the beginning and the reserves. Now, it is time for the 2021 NBA All-Star Draft.
After this year's All-Star celebration, which will take place on Sunday night at Atlanta's State Farm Arena, the NBA will serve its fourth All-Star draft with LeBron James and Kevin Durant serving as captains. Durant will not be available for the All-Star Game as he is recovering from a hamstring injury, but he will still be in charge to select his team.
So, how does this thing actually work? You must know all the details before making your pics by James and Durant.
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What time is the 2021 NBA All-Star Draft?
- Date: Thursday, March 4
- Time: 8 PM ET
The NBA All-Star Draft will take place on Thursday March 8 at 8 pm ET. The NBA All-Star Game will kick off on Sunday, March 7 at 8 pm ET.
- TV Channel: TNT
- live stream: Watch tnt
2021 NBA All-Star Draft Picks will be revealed live on TNT. The “NBA All-Star Draft Show” will precede the usual “NBA on TNT” Shinnigans. You can also stream the broadcast through the Watch TNT app.
How does the NBA All-Star Draft work?
Each team will have 12 players. James and Durant can draft their roster regardless of conference affiliation.
Team LeBron has the No. 1 pick for the starter pool (first round), and team durant selects first for the reserve pool (second round). Team Lebron and Team Durant will take turns each round in selections.
2021 NBA All-Star Players Pool
|Giannis Entetoconpo||The box||East|
|Bradley beal||The magicians||East|
|Kyrie Irving||The trap||East|
|Jason Tatum *||The celtics||East|
|Stephen Curry||Warrior's||The west|
|Luka Donsik||Mavericks||The west|
|Nikola Jokic||Nuggets||The west|
|Kahi leonard||Shear||The west|
* Elevated to starter with durant
|Jaylen Brown||The celtics||East|
|James harden||The trap||East|
|Domantas Sabonis *||Fast bowlers||East|
|Jason Tottom||The celtics||East|
|Devin Booker **||sons||The west|
|Paul george||Shear||The west|
|Rudy Gobert||Jazz||The west|
|Damian Lillard||trail Blazers||The west|
|Donovan michelle||Jazz||The west|
|Chris paul||sons||The west|
|Zion Williamson||Pelicans||The west|
* Durant's place
** Replaces Anthony Davis