Outside of finishing up his upcoming album ‘Views From The 6“, Drake will competing against actor Kevin Hart in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2016 in Toronto next month. Both stars will be taking on the duty as head coach as they lead and guide a stellar lineup of celebrities. the NBA announced this morning (Jan 14th), that Drizzy Drake will be leading Canada’s team with fellow Canucks NBA MVP Steve Nash, Toronto Blue Jay’s star Jose Baustista, Arcade Fire‘s Win Butler, HGTV’s ‘Property Brothers’ stars Drew and Jonathan Scott, tennis player Milos Raonic, actor-singer Kris Wu, actor Stephen James, seven-time NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady, ex-Laker and TV Analyst Rick Fox and WNBA’s Indiana Fever star Natalie Achonwa.
On the other side, all-star comedian Kevin Hart (who’s a three-time celebrity game MVP) will be challenging team Canada with their line-up including Creed actor Michael B. Jordan, ‘Race’ star Jason Sudeikis, ABC ‘Blackish’ star Anthony Anderson, Empire’s star Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, America’s got Talent host Nick Cannon, five-time NBA All-Star and ESPN Analyst Chauncey Billups, NBA Legend Muggsy Bogues, Milwaukee Bucks’ co-owner Marc Lasry and WNBA Chicago Sky MVP Elena Delle Donne.
The all-star celebrity head-to-head will take place in Toronto at Ricoh Coliseum and will air on ESPN on February 12th, 2016 at 7 pm ET. For those in Toronto, you can try to pick up tickets via Ticketmaster.