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2008 NBA All-Star Weekend preview

A guide to pro basketball's most entertaining weekend

By Nitin Sukumar, Online News Editor and Copy Editor and Anshul Sood, Online Sports Editor
February 14, 2008

The National Basketball Association's All-Star Weekend is a gathering of the league's most able athletes, who ignore team ties to entertain basketball's enthusiastic fans. This year the events take place in New Orleans, a rebuilding city finding solace supporting the city's many successful sports teams. Here's our guide on what to expect in the many competitions in store for this weekend.

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