2013 NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge Players Announced January 31, 2013 13:59

The NBA have announced the list of players who will take part on the Rising Stars Challenge, during the 2013 All-Star Weekend in Houston. 

Out of this pool of players, Shaq and Charles Barkley will draft their teams, and then fans will be able to vote online for the starting five, before the game which will take place on 15th February.

Check out the players who made it:

ROOKIES
  • Anthony Davis (Hornets)
  • Damian Lillard (Blazers)
  • Harrison Barnes (Warriors)
  • Brad Beal (Wizards)
  • Andre Drummond (Pistons)
  • Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (Bobcats
  • Alexey Shved (Timberwolves)
  • Dion Waiters (Cavs)
  • Tyler Zeller (Cavs)

SOPHOMORES
  • Kyrie Irving (Cavs)
  • Kenneth Faried (Nuggets)
  • Brandon Knight (Pistons)
  • Kawhi Leonard (Spurs)
  • Chandler Parsons (Rockets)
  • Klay Thompson (Warriors)
  • Tristan Thompson (Cavaliers)
  • Nikola Vucevic (Magic)
  • Kemba Walker (Bobcats)