The list of NBA players invited to the “Rookies vs. Sophomores” game has been released. Held during the NBA’s All-Star Weekend, the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge features two squads of nine players each. Headlining the sophomore team is Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, while point guards Ricky Rubio and Kyrie Irving lead the rookie team.
Rookies Tobias Harris and Jon Leuer, plus second-year player Larry Sanders, were the Bucks eligible for inclusion.
This year’s game takes place Friday, February 24 in Orlando.