Justin Bieber to play in NBA celeb game
NEW YORK -- The newest name to play Showtime: Justin Bieber.
The 16-year-old pop singer will join Magic Johnson, WNBA hoopsters and stars from film, music and television Feb. 18 in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Former NBA stars Scottie Pippen and Bill Walton, actors Ty Burrell and Jason Alexander and rapper Common will be among those also taking part.
The event will be held two days before the All-Star game.
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