The selections for the roster were divided into three categories: rookies, sophomores and for the first time, players from the G League Ignite.
CBS Sports HQ Newsletter Your Ultimate Guide to Every Day in Sports We bring sports news that matters to your inbox, to help you stay informed and get a winning edge. Instead of Team World vs. Team USA, this year’s Rising Stars will feature three games between four teams comprised of the players from the roster in what the league is referring to as a “Mini-tournament.”
The first two teams will play against each other, as will the second two teams, and the winners of those game will play against each other to determine the ultimate victor. Each team will be drafted and coached by a member of the NBA 75 team.