Today the NBA has announced that Grammy Award-winning artist Drake and comedian/actor Kevin Hart will face off as head coaches of the Canada and USA teams at the 2016 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game taking place in Toronto.
Drake will be joined by two-time MVP Steve Nash and Toronto Blue Jays Jose Bautista. Canada’s team will feature actor Stephan James, Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler, “Property Brothers” stars Drew and Jonathan Scott, tennis pro Milos Raonic, actor/singer Kris Wu, ex-NBAers Tracy McGrady and Rick Fox, and Natalie Achonwa of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever.
Kevin Hart’s team will include actors Jason Sudeikis, Michael B. Jordan, Anthony Anderson and Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, entertainer Nick Cannon, former NBA players Chauncey Billups and Muggsy Bogues, Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry and WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne
The game, which kicks off NBA All-Star Weekend, is set for Friday, Feb. 12.