People.com Entertainment Sports From LeBron James to Stephen Curry: All the Players in This Weekend's NBA All-Star Game The 2021 NBA All-Star Game between Team LeBron and Team Durant airs Sunday at 6:30 p.m. EST on TNT. By Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble is a Senior Digital News Editor and the Sports Editor for PEOPLE Digital. She's worked at PEOPLE for over seven years as a writer, reporter and editor across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Super Bowl to the Met Gala. She's been nominated for the ASME NEXT Awards for Journalists Under 30, and previously wrote for Us Weekly while on staff at Wenner Media. People Editorial Guidelines Updated on March 6, 2021 07:30 PM Share Tweet Pin Email LeBron James. Photo: NBAE/Getty 01 of 25 Team LeBron: LeBron James LeBron James. NBAE/Getty James, of the Los Angeles Lakers, has been selected for the NBA All-Star Game a total of 17 times. 02 of 25 Team LeBron: Giannis Antetokounmpo Giannis Antetokounmpo. NBAE/Getty The Milwaukee Bucks player said, "Yeah, it's over guys" when he heard Team LeBron's starters. 03 of 25 Team LeBron: Stephen Curry NBAE/Getty The Golden State Warriors player is also no stranger to the All-Star Game — he's been selected seven times. 04 of 25 Team LeBron: Luka Dončić Luka Dončić. NBAE/Getty Dončić of the Dallas Mavericks was the fifth overall pick in the All-Star draft this year. 05 of 25 Team LeBron: Nikola Jokić Nikola Jokić. NBAE/Getty The three-time All-Star normally plays center for the Denver Nuggets. 06 of 25 Team LeBron: Jaylen Brown Jaylen Brown. NBAE/Getty The Boston Celtics player said of his selection by James, "To have one of — if not the — best player select you and point out some of the things you've been doing or some of the things he's seen, is great," according to Boston.com. 07 of 25 Team LeBron: Paul George Paul George. NBAE/Getty George, who plays for the Los Angeles Clippers, is a seven-time All-Star like his Team LeBron teammate Stephen Curry. 08 of 25 Team LeBron: Rudy Gobert Rudy Gobert. NBAE/Getty Utah Jazz star Gobert will have something to prove to James, who joked about picking players from the team for the All-Star Game. 09 of 25 Team LeBron: Damian Lillard Damian Lillard. NBAE/Getty Lillard, who plays for the Portland Trail Blazers, has been selected for six All-Star Games. 10 of 25 Team LeBron: Domantas Sabonis Domantas Sabonis. NBAE/Getty Sabonis plays for the Indiana Pacers, and was selected by James because "I need some size," the captain said, according to the IndyStar. 11 of 25 Team LeBron: Ben Simmons Ben Simmons. NBAE/Getty The Philadelphia 76ers player is a three-time NBA All-Star. 12 of 25 Team LeBron: Chris Paul Chris Paul. NBAE/Getty Phoenix Suns guard Paul was selected by James in his third pick of the second round. 13 of 25 Team Durant: Kevin Durant Kevin Durant. NBAE/Getty Durant, of the Brooklyn Nets, will serve as captain but won't play in the All-Star Game due to injury. 14 of 25 Team Durant: Bradley Beal Bradley Beal. NBAE/Getty "It's a blessing, we've never ever in my life been on the same team," Washington Wizards' Beal said of All-Star teammate Tatum. 15 of 25 Team Durant: Joel Embiid Joel Embiid. NBAE/Getty Embiid, of the Philadelphia 76ers, is not new to the All-Star Game as a four-time selection. 16 of 25 Team Durant: Kyrie Irving Kyrie Irving. NBAE/Getty Irving and his Team Durant captain play together on the Brooklyn Nets. 17 of 25 Team Durant: Kawhi Leonard Kawhi Leonard. NBAE/Getty Leonard, of the Los Angeles Clippers, was the 2020 All-Star Game MVP. 18 of 25 Team Durant: Jayson Tatum Jayson Tatum. NBAE/Getty The Boston Celtics player, like Beal, is a St. Louis native. 19 of 25 Team Durant: Devin Booker Devin Booker. NBAE/Getty The Phoenix Suns guard has been an All-Star selection twice in his career. 20 of 25 Team Durant: James Harden James Harden. NBAE/Getty Brooklyn Nets player Harden was picked first for Durant's reserve roster. 21 of 25 Team Durant: Zach LaVine Zach LaVine. NBAE/Getty LaVine of the Chicago Bulls may be an All-Star rookie, but he's won the NBA Slam Dunk contest twice before. 22 of 25 Team Durant: Donovan Mitchell Donovan Mitchell. NBAE/Getty The Utah Jazz player will play against his teammate Gobert, who was picked by James. 23 of 25 Team Durant: Julius Randle Julius Randle. NBAE/Getty "This guy's going crazy this year," Durant said of the New York Knicks athlete when he selected him during the second round. 24 of 25 Team Durant: Nikola Vucevic Nikola Vucevic. NBAE/Getty Vucevic, of the Orlando Magic, is a two-time NBA All-Star selection. 25 of 25 Team Durant: Zion Williamson Zion Williamson. NBAE/Getty Zion Williamson is a first-time All-Star. "I wanted that pick," said James during the draft of the New Orleans Pelicans forward.