Venue Details

Barclays Center
620 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 50 members
Review from April Montgomery
40 events 21 reviews

Great time at a great venue to raise money for two great charities! Hope this takes off as an annual event so I can come each year.

reviewed Aug 21 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Marjorie Vereen
24 events 6 reviews

I was disappointed that neither Carmello Anthony or Kevin Durant played in the game. Also, I thought Rihanna would be playing but she showed up when the game was half over.

reviewed Aug 21 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from LaToya
4 events 4 reviews

Cant wait until next year! Great experience from the seats, the food, the game, the celebrities participation and support in the cause. Awesome!!!!

reviewed Aug 21 2014 report as inappropriate
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Robinson Cano and CC Sabathia will host the Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game at Barclays Center. Sabathia and Cano will serve as captains to two celebrity basketball teams headlined by additional honorary captains, Carmelo Anthony (Team Sabathia) and NBA MVP Kevin Durant (Team Cano).

The Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game will also feature Rihanna, Derek Jeter (New York Yankees), JR Smith (New York Knicks), Ne-Yo, DJ Clue, DJ Khaled, Felix Hernandez (Seattle Mariners), Rudy Gay (Sacramento Kings), DJ Envy, Tiki Barber (Former New York Giants), actor Robert Christopher Riley, hip-hop artist Fabolous, Damaris Lewis (NBA Style Host), NBA TV’s Lance Fresh, Jersey Shore’s Vinnie Guadagnino, Drew Gooden (Washington Wizards), Charlie Villanueva (Former Detroit Piston), Dellin Betances (New York Yankees), Roenis Elias (Seattle Mariners), Fernando Rodney (Seattle Mariners), Endy Chavez (Seattle Mariners), Yoervis Medina (Seattle Mariners), Jesus Sucre (Seattle Mariners), Kendrys Morales (Seattle Mariners) and more!

*Players subject to change

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