By Official Release
Posted Jan 26 2010 11:39AM
TNT will have the exclusive announcement of the 2010 NBA All-Star reserves on Thursday, Jan. 28 during a special one hour edition of NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com beginning at 7 p.m. (ET) with Ernie Johnson (host), Charles Barkley (analyst), Kenny Smith (analyst) and Chris Webber (analyst). TNT's exclusive coverage of the 2010 All-Star Game from Dallas, TX will air on Sun., February 14 at 8:30 p.m. (ET).
Following the pre-game show, the network will present an exclusive doubleheader. The first game will feature Eastern Conference All-Star starter Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic hosting Paul Pierce and the Boston Celtics at 8 p.m. (ET). Marv Albert (play-by-play) will call the game alongside Reggie Miller (analyst) with Craig Sager reporting. In the second game of the night, Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks will visit Western Conference All-Star starter Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns at 10:30 p.m. (ET). Kevin Harlan (play-by-play) and Doug Collins (analyst) will be courtside with Cheryl Miller reporting. The Emmy® award-winning studio show Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai with Johnson, Barkley, Smith and Webber will recap the games.
This week, TNT will announce the nominees for its 'TNT All-Decade Presented by esurance: Buzzer Beaters: Regular Season' category. Fans can visit NBA.com's 'TNT All-Decade Presented by esurance' page to view clips of the previously announced nominees and cast a vote on who they think should win. 'TNT All-Decade' includes the top performances, games and moments throughout the 2000's and winners will be announced in a special one-hour show airing during TNT's exclusive coverage of NBA All-Star Saturday Night on Feb. 13 at 5 p.m. (ET).
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