"It's my pleasure to be part of the National Basketball Association at the time when the All-Star Game and surrounding festivities are coming back to town".
According to ESPN, the National Basketball Association is expected to announce on Friday that Chicago will hold its 2020 All-Star Game.
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The announcement featured numerous dignitaries, including Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and Bulls President and COO Michael Reinsdorf. Jordan also won the second of his back-to-back dunk contest championships with his iconic slam from the free-throw line.
The big difference between then and now, Silver said, is the game has become part of a series of week-long events.
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This will be the first time the All-Star festivities will take place at the United Center.
It is just the latest in a string of high-profile sporting events to take place in Chicago in recent years.
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Shortly after Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reported that Chicago is set to host the 2020 NBA All-Star Game. Jordan scored 40 points in the game and earned his first of three All-Star Game MVP awards.
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