The NBA has officially announced that Toronto will be host of the 2016 NBA All-Star Game at the Air Canada Centre. Tickets to the 2016 Toronto NBA-All Star Game will be one of the most anticipated All-Star Weekends in history. This will also be the first time the NBA All-Star Game will be hosted outside of the USA. Tickets for all the 2016 NBA All-Star Game festivities will be in high demand as it is expected to bring over 100 Million dollars into the city of Toronto during All-Star Weekend in 2016. One of the most popular events will be the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. By 2016 it will be interesting to see if Toronto native Andrew Wiggins who is expected to be the 1st over all pick next year will be in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest.
Tickets and Travel Packages to the 2016 Toronto NBA-All Star Game have not been released. Be sure to sign up for the wait list for Toronto NBA All-Star Game Tickets and Travel Packages to the first NBA All-Star Game in the city of Toronto!
All-Star Game History
The 2016 Toronto NBA All Star Game will be the 65th All-Star Game in NBA history. This will also be the first time the NBA will host the All-Star Weekend Festivities outside of the United States. The Toronto Raptors are the only international franchise in the NBA and in the 2015 - 2016 season it will be in their 21st year as a franchise since the expansion in 1995. Toronto Raptors fans and NBA basketball fans from across the globe will be traveling to see one of the most star studded event on the NBA schedule. The weekend will be in February 2016 and include several festivities within the city, along with the regular scheduled NBA All-Star events. The city of Toronto will sure to be full of celebrities and basketball players who will be traveling to see this event.
The Toronto Raptors ambassador Drake, will be hosting the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend in Toronto which is sure to bring out some of the music industries biggest artists. Drake hosts an annual music festival (OVO Fest) during Caribana weekend and has been known to bring in some massive special guests including: Snoop Dogg, P Diddy, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Nas, Jay-Z, Eminiem and J.Cole. It will be interesting to see how the All-Star game in Toronto is compared to past events. Tim Leiweke is determined to put Toronto and it's sports teams on the map and with Toronto being a world class city you can expect them to pull out the red carpet and show the world what Toronto has to offer. Toronto NBA All-Star Game tickets will be one of the hottest in recent history. You will not want to miss this spectacular weekend.
Past Toronto Raptors NBA All Star Players include:
1 All-Star Game appearance for the Toronto Raptors in 2000-2001
When Vince Carter was playing in Toronto he was the top vote-getter for the NBA All-Star game 3 consecutive years. Vince Carter was an NBA All-Star for the Toronto Raptors 5 consecutive times between the 1999-2000 season and 2003-2004 prior to being traded to the New Jersey Nets.
Bosh was selected to the All-Star game 5 times as a Toronto Raptor before joining the Miami Heat where he has continued to be a NBA All-Star (9 straight All-Star Appearances).
DeRozan has had a break out year since the Rudy Gay trade which has propelled DeMar to his first All-Star game. Many fans believe Toronto Raptors Point Guard Kyle Lowry was snubbed from the selection as he is having a career year and performing as one of the top point guards in the Eastern Conference.
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