For fans of basketball, one of the much anticipated events is the NBA All Star Tour of 2016. The NBA All Star Tour of 2016 will be the 65th event of this sort and it will be a basketball game in exhibition form. The event will occur on Sunday, February 14th, 2016 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario. This is the home of the Toronto Rapters. They were chosen to host the All Star game in an announcement in 2013. This is going to be the first time the NBA All Star Tour will be held outside of the U.S.A. However, the game will still be broadcast on television by TNT in the U.S.A, Canada, and 200 countries and territories in over 40 languages.
Fans vote on their favorite players through NBA.com/vote, on the NBA app, on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. You can vote once per day and voting ends on January 28, 2016.
Some of the players who are leading in the voting are: LeBron James, Paul George, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Kobe Bryant, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, Stephan Curry and Russell Westbrook. If you go to the NBA website, you can see the complete list of players, the team they play for, and the position the play.
NBA All-Star 2016 in Toronto will bring together some of the most talented and passionate players in the league's history for a global celebration of the game.