CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Philadelphia's Ben Simmons, Utah's Donovan Mitchell and Dallas & # 39; Luka Doncic were among the 20 players announced on Tuesday as part of this year's Rising Stars game at All-Star Weekend.
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| is the reigning NBA Rookie of the Year, and Doncic is the favorite to win this award this season.
For the fifth year in a row, the game, which includes rookies and second-year players, will use a US / World format.  The US team consists of Mitchell, Jarrett Allen of Brooklyn, Marvin Bagley III and De 'Aaron Fox of Sacramento, Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers, Jayson Tatum of Boston, Jaren Jackson Jr. by Memphis and John Collins and Trae Young from Atlanta
World Team is Doncic, Simmons. Cedi Osman from Cleveland, Josh Okogie from Minnesota, Lauri Markkanen from Chicago, Rodions Kurucs from Brooklyn, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander from LA Clippers, Deandre Ayton from Phoenix, OG Anunoby from Toronto and Bogdan Bogdanovic from Sacramento.
Bogdanovic was the MVP of the game last year when the World Team beat the US between 155 and 124. The World Team is known 3-1 in the current format of the former rookie sophomore game.
The game will take place here on February 15th.
Boston's Kyrie Irving and Dallas & # 39; Dirk Nowitzki will be honorary members of the coaching staff.