Mark Cuban, Chris Tucker to Play in All-Star Celeb Game

By Frank Heinz
|  Friday, Feb 5, 2010  |  Updated 5:53 PM CDT
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NBA All-Star Celebrity Game: 2009

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MoshPix: Chuck's Zachary Levi faced off against actor Chris Tucker in the 2009 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game.

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With the NBA All-Star game comes a couple of other fun events for fans that are likely more fun than the actual All-Star game.  The obvious one is the Slam Dunk competition ... but there is also the All-Star Celebrity Game.

This year's celebrity game will include a lot of big names including famous actors, musicians, NBA legends and the Harlem Globetrotters

Highlighting the roster:

Doctor Oz (Host, "The Dr. Oz Show")
Common (Musician/Actor)
Chris Tucker (Actor/Comedian)
Mark Cuban (Dallas Mavericks Owner)
Anthony Anderson (NBC's "Law & Order")
Robert Horry (Seven-time NBA Champion)
Joel Moore (Avatar)
Rick Fox (Three-time NBA Champion)
Anthony Kim (PGA Tour Pro)
Chris Mullin (Five-time NBA All-Star)
Pitbull (Musician, "I Know You Want Me")
Nancy Lieberman (Basketball Hall of Famer)
"Scooter" Christensen (Harlem Globetrotters)
"Special K" Daley (Harlem Globetrotters)
"Flight Time" Lang (Harlem Globetrotters)
"Big Easy" Lofton (Harlem Globetrotters)
Coach: Magic Johnson (Basketball Hall of Famer, ESPN analyst)
Coach: Alonzo Mourning (Five-time NBA All-Star)
Assistant Coach: Mario Lopez (TV personality)

The celebrity game will take place Friday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m. at the Dallas Convention Center as part of the NBA All-Star Jam Session.  If you haven't bought tickets, you're out of luck -- the event is sold out.

For those not seeing the game in person, the game will be broadcast live on ESPN.

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