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You don't have to be a basketball fan to enjoy the NBA All-Star weekend, which is arguably as much about the sport as it is about entertainment and celebrity watching - both on and off the court.
ESPN will air the NBA All-Star weekend live from Phoenix, Arizona, next weekend (February 14 to 16 in South Africa), with repeats later in the day.
John Legend will perform at halftime with Latin rock star Juanes.
Together they will sing If You're Out There from Legend's recent album Evolver.
The All-Star weekend kicks off with the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, featuring celebrities from the entertainment world, helped out by a couple of WNBA players.
Viewers can expect the standard of play to improve substantially with the Rookie Challenge, featuring the NBA's top newcomers and second-year players.
NBA All-Star Saturday continues with Shooting Stars, Skills Challenge and Three-Point Shoot-out and culminates in the spectacular Slam Dunk Contest in which some of the league's best athletes show off their creativity and athleticism with apparent disregard for the dictates of gravity.
Sunday night's NBA All-Star Game (airing live in South Africa on Monday at 3.30am, repeated at 8.30pm) is the highlight of the weekend, featuring the top players from the Eastern and Western Conferences competing head- to-head.
Phoenix Suns' centre Shaquille O'Neal has been selected for the West team for the 15th time, along with, among others, Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, LA Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and Houston Rockets centre Yao Ming.
Some of the All Stars selected for the East team include Orlando Magic centre Dwight Howard, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Detroit Pistons guard Allen Iverson.
Watch the NBA All-Star Weekend only on ESPN on the DStv channel:
2.30am: Saturday, February 14
2am: NBA All-Star Celebrity Game (repeat 1 pm)
4am: NBA All-Star Rookie Challenge (repeat 3pm)
Sunday, February 15
3am: NBA All-Star Saturday (repeat 4 pm)
Monday February 16
3.30am to 6.30am NBA All-Star Game (repeat 8.30pm)