|Kevin Love||18 *||16-17|
|Mario Chalmers||18 *|
* Kevin Love won first round 24-seconds tiebreaker 5-4 against Mario Chalmers. He won another tiebreaker in the final.
James Jones will defend his 3 Point Contest title against some of the best shooters of this season, most of them first time contestants.
|Ryan Anderson||Orlando Magic||80||190||.421||First Time|
|Mario Chalmers||Miami Heat||57||123||.463||First Time|
|James Jones||Miami Heat||19||47||.404||Second Time|
|Anthony Morrow||New Jersey Nets||60||143||.420||First Time|
|Kevin Love||Minnesota Timberwolves||44||122||.361||First Time|
|Kevin Durant||Oklahoma City Thunder||54||147||.367||Second Time|
|Joe Johnson *||Atlanta Hawks||53||149||.356||Second Time|
* Joe Johnson will miss the NBA All-Star Weekend because of a knee injury. His replacement is Thunder forward Kevin Durant.
Kevin Love and Kevin Durant bring All-Star quality to the
contest. Mario Chalmers is 5th
in %3P, while Ryan Anderson and Anthony Morrow lead the league
in 3 points made.
Morrow will wear Drazen Petrovic jersey during the contest to honor former Net star.
Each player have 1 minute to shoot twenty-five 3-pointers. Top three first round results advance to the final round.