(ORLANDO, FL) - The NBA all-star weekend gets underway tonight with the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge.
Indiana Pacers second-year guard Paul George is one of the participants. George will also compete in the slam dunk competition on Saturday night.
Pacers center Roy Hibbert will come off the bench for the eastern conference all-stars in Sunday night's game. Hibbert is one of the backups for starter Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic.
The Pacers are 21-and-12 at the break and are in fifth place in the east, a half-game behind fourth-place Philadelphia.
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