⭐Stars Shine: Celebs Spotted In SLC During All-Star Weekend⭐

Feb 17, 2023, 12:03 PM | Updated: Feb 19, 2023, 6:36 pm
Travelers exit the Salt Lake City International Airport in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023. The upcoming NBA All-Star Weekend will bring large numbers of celebrities and other travelers. (Courtesy of Deseret News)
(Courtesy of Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY – Celebrities filled the Salt Lake City streets for NBA All-Star Weekend in 2023. Check to see if your favorite actor, artist, or other celebrity made an appearance!

Our list ranges from those in the Celebrity game to those seen in public. The only celebrities left out are current NBA players.

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2023 NBA All-Star Weekend Celebrity Game 

Team Dwyane

    • Nicky Jam (Singer)
    • Jesser (YouTuber)
    • Simu Liu (Actor)
    • DK Metcalf (NFL wide receiver)
    • Hasan Minhaj (Comedian)
    • Janelle Monáe (Singer)
    • Arike Ogunbowale (WNBA star)
    • 21 Savage (Rapper)
    • Ranveer Singh (Actor)
    • Frances Tiafoe (Tennis player)
    • Alex Toussaint (Peloton instructor)


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Team Ryan

    • Kane Brown (Singer)
    • Cordae (Rapper)
    • Diamond Deshields (WNBA star)
    • Calvin Johnson (NFL Hall of Famer)
    • Marcos Mion (Actor)
    • The Miz (Wrestler)
    • Everett Osborne (Actor)
    • Ozuna (Singer)
    • Albert Pujols (Former MLB star)
    • Guillermo Rodriguez (Talk-show host)
    • Sinqua Walls (Actor)

Other Celebrities Spotted In SLC For All-Star Weekend

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Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, And The NBA on TNT Crew

Chuck, Shaq, Kenny, and Ernie did a live show in Salt Lake City on Thursday ahead of All-Star Weekend. Hundreds of Utah fans started a “We Love Chuck” chant directed at the legend Charles Barkley.

Antonio Brown – Retired NFL Wide Receiver

Former Pittsburg Steelers Wide Receiver Antonio Brown took to social media to let the world know he would be in Salt Lake City for the festivities. Brown was one of the best receivers in the NFL during the 2010s.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Julius “Dr. J” Erving, and Spencer Haywood

Three NBA legends joined each other to watch the NBA All-Star Saturday night.

Ben Affleck – Actor

Two-time Academy Award winner and three-time Golden Globe Award winner Ben Affleck was spotted doing a Chris Tucker impersonation at NBA Media Day. Affleck is known for his roles in films like Batman, Argo, and Gone Girl.

Affleck was present for the NBA Celebrity Game.

Guy Fieri

Restaurateur and Mayor of Flavortown, Guy Fieri, was enjoying the Saturday night festivities with his son.

Shaun White and Jeremy Jones

Two of the greatest snowboarders of all time showed up for the Grit Rail Jam and the All-Star festivities.

Dominique Wilkins, Lauri Markkanen, Other NBA Stars

NBA Legend Dominique Wilkins headlined a large list of NBA stars who were present for the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night. Hometown hero Lauri Markkanen was there as well, rooting for teammate Walker Kessler.

Michael B. Jordan and Jonathan Majors – Actors

The two award-winning actors did an introduction before All-Star Saturday night.

Carlos Boozer – Former Utah Jazz All-Star

Retired NBA Power Foward Carlos Boozer made his return to Utah for the Celebrity game.

Lisa Leslie – WNBA Legend

Hall-of-Famer Lisa Leslie was spotted ahead of the NBA Celebrity game on Friday.

Vernon Maxwell – Retired NBA Guard

Vernon Maxwell met up with Utah Jazz Legend Karl Malone in a video posted to Twitter.

Druski – Comedian

Druski sat courtside for NBA All-Star Saturday night. He also did a skit as a coach for the dunk contest participants.

Jalen Rose – Retired NBA Forward

Former Indiana Pacer Jalen Rose took a video prior to his plane ride to the Beehive State.

Tristan Jass – Basketball YouTuber

Tristan Jass, otherwise known as “TJass”, hit a crazy trick shot in Vivint Arena from the tunnel. TJass makes basketball content on YouTube where he has over 3 million subscribers.

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See a celebrity or want to share your All-Star experience? Add to our community gallery below!

Chandler Holt is a Digital Sports Producer for, specializing in all things basketball and football. Follow Chandler on Twitter at @ChandlerHoltKSL.

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⭐Stars Shine: Celebs Spotted In SLC During All-Star Weekend⭐