Chance the Rapper & Common Named 2020 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game Captains

Guy Fieri, Quavo, Hannibal Buress & more are also set to make appearances.

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Chance the Rapper and Common have been announced as team captains for the 2020 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, leading Team Stephen A. and Team Wilbon respectively.

Joining Chano on Stephen A. Smith’s team are Quavo, Ronnie 2K, brother Taylor Bennett, Laroyce Hawkins, Anthony “Spice” Adams. Marc Lasry, Katelyn Ohashi, Lil Rel Howrey, A’ja Wilson and Darius Miles, along with assistant coach Guy Fieri. Meanwhile, Michael Wilbon and Common’s team will include coaching assistance from Jesse Williams and has enlisted Bad BunnyHannibal Buress, Kane Brown, Jon Batiste, Alex Moffat, Jose Andres, Famous Los, Jidenna, Chelsea Gray and Quentin Richardson as the players.

In addition to the celebrity game, Chance, Common and Taylor Bennett — all Chicago natives — will also perform at All-Star Weekend, with Common leading player introductions, Chance performing the halftime and Bennett performing the NBA Rising Stars ceremony halftime.

Take a look at the roster below. The 2020 NBA All-Star weekend takes place February 14 to February 16 in Chicago.

In other sports news, Dwyane Wade’s life and career will be the focus of a new ESPN documentary.

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