USC To Host 2007 LA Stars All-Star And Celebrity Game At The Galen Center On Aug. 5
May 7, 2007
USC will host the 2007 LA Stars All-Star and Celebrity Game at the Galen Center on Aug. 5 at 5 p.m. with tickets going on sale today (May 7), announced Baron Davis of the Golden State Warriors, Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics and Gilbert Arenas of the Washington Wizards.
The NBA-sanctioned basketball game will feature many of the NBA's elite. Last year's competitors included Davis, Pierce, Shawn Marion, Jason Richardson, Antoine Walker, Lamar Odom, Jerry Stackhouse, Stephon Marbury, Quentin Richardson, Darius Miles, Cuttino Mobley, Emeka Okafor, Dijon Thompson, Al Harrington, Josh Howard, Mike Bibby, J.R. Smith, Sam Cassell and many more.
In addition to the NBA stars competing in the game at the Galen Center, there will be a host of celebrities featuring Hollywood and NFL stars with basketball dreams. Last year's attendees included Usher, Brandy, Snoop Dogg, Nick Cannon, Reggie Bush, Terrell Owens, Shar Jackson, Nikki Deloach, Wesley Jonathan, Tichina Arnold, David Banner and Angie Stone among many others.
Proceeds from the LA Stars All-Star and Celebrity Game will go directly to LA Stars, a charitable events group operated by NBA All-Stars Davis, Pierce and Arenas to raise funds to improve the lifestyles, communities and opportunities for L.A. based youth and their families.
Tickets can be purchased through the USC Galen Center Box Office at (213) 821-4253 or online at USCTicketOffice.com. Tickets for the event are also available through Ticketmaster by phone at (213) 480-3232 and (714) 740-2000 or online at Ticketmaster.com.