Brook Lopez To Compete In NBA Shooting Stars

Updated: February 8, 2013

Nets fans have one more reason to tune into NBA All-Star Weekend, Brook Lopez has been selected to compete in the Shooting Stars Competition on Saturday night as part of the night’s festivities. The first time All-Star was selected to be the replacement for the injured Rajon Rondo last week and will be the lone Brooklyn Net to be in Houston Feb 15-17.

What are the teams he will be competing against?

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The NBA announced the fields for the Slam Dunk Contest, the Three-Point Contest, and other 2013 All-Star Weekend events on Thursday.

The Shooting Stars competition involves an NBA player, a WNBA player and a retired player shooting from various locations on the court.

Team Bosh: Chris Bosh, Dominique Wilkins, Swin Cash

Team Lopez: Brook Lopez, Muggsy Bogues, Tamika Catchings

Team Harden: James Harden, Sam Cassell, Tina Thompson

Team Westbrook: Russell Westbrook, Robert Horry, Maya Moore

2013 All-Star Weekend runs from Feb. 15-17 in Houston’s Toyota Center.

Brook Lopez All-Star pic

image via @CKCash30

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