The wait is over folks, Justin Bieber has been named as a participant in this year’s celebrity basketball game held in LA two days prior to the actual NBA All Star Game. In the words of Kevin Garnett….”Anything is possible.”
Shockingly, KG seemed a lot cooler when he yelled it after winning the title in 2008 then I did when I heard the news today. I may or may not have been reading this month’s issue of Tiger Beat at the time.
Some guys named Bill Walton, Magic Johnson, Chris Mullen and Scottie Pippen will also play, along with Jason Alexander, Common and Ty Burrel.
In all seriousness, the thousands of screaming teenage girls in attendance will actually do us a favor by screaming so loudly that we’ll be unable to hear Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson as the game will be televised on ESPN at 7pm EST on February 18th.