The highly anticipated 2012 National Basketball Association (NBA) All-Star weekend will be aired live on Studio 23 free television starting today February 25. The 2012 NBA All-Star will also be available on cable channel Basketball TV.

For the Eastern All-Stars, the players include Chicago’s Derrick Rose and Luol Deng, Miami’s Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh and Lebron James, New York’s Carmelo Anthony, Orlando’s Dwight Howard, Indiana’s Roy Hibbert, Philadelphia’s Andre Iguodala, Atlanta’s Joe Johnson, Boston’s Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo and New Jersey’s Deron Williams.

For the Western All-Stars, Oklahoma’s Kevin Durant and Russel Westbrook, Los Angeles’ Blake Griffin, Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul and Andrew Bynum, Portland’s LaMarcus Aldridge, Memphis Marc Gasol, Minnesota’s Kevin Love, Phoenix’s Steve nash, Dallas’ Dirk Nowitzki and San Antonio’s Tony Parker.

Meanwhile, New York Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin will be part of the Rising Stars Challenge.

Heres’ the schedule of 2012 NBA All-Star on Studio 23:

NBA Rising Stars Challenge
Feb. 25, Saturday at 10 am (replay at 9:30 pm)

All-Star Saturday Night
Feb. 26, Sunday at 9 am (replay at 9:30 pm)

NBA All-Star Game
Feb. 27, Monday at 8 am (replays at 9:30 pm)