2023 NBA All-Star Game Score: Jayson Tatum breaks single-game scoring record as Team Giannis leads Team LeBron

The 2023 NBA All-Star Game is officially in the books as Team Giannis defeated Team LeBron 184-175 to give the league’s all-time scoring champion his first loss as All-Star Game captain. Ahead of tonight James held a perfect 5-0 as the format of the game was changed to allow the top two voters to act as captains and pick their own teams. In the end, Jayson Tatum stole the show as the Celtics star earned MVP honors after breaking Anthony Davis’ All-Star Game record with 55 points in the win.

Tatum, Donovan Mitchell, Kyrie Irving, Joel Embiid, Luka Doncic, Nikola Jokic, Lauri Markkanen and Ja Morant started alongside LeBron and Giannis. Damian Lillard, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Jaylen Brown highlighted the reserve list. In the end, it was Damian Lillard who was picked first overall by Team Giannis during the player draft prior to playing with Team LeBron, making Anthony Edwards their first pick. The full rosters for the game are below:

Team LeBron

Team Giannis

Anthony Edwards, Minnesota Timberwolves

Damian Lillard, Portland Trailblazer

Jaylen Brown, Boston Celtics

Jrue Holiday, Milwaukee Bucks

Paul George, Los Angeles Clippers

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Oklahoma City Thunder

Tyrese Haliburton, Indiana Pacers

DeMar DeRozanChicago Bulls

Julius Randle, New York Knicks

Pascal Siakam, Toronto Raptors

De’Aaron Fox, Sacramento Kings

Bam Adebayo, Miami Heat

Jaren Jackson Jr., Memphis Grizzlies

Domantas Sabonis, Kings of Sacramento

Joel Embid, Philadelphia 76ers

Jayson Tatum, Boston Celtics

Kyrie Irving, Dallas Mavericks

Yes Morant, Memphis Grizzlies

Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks

Donovan Mitchell, Cleveland Cavaliers

Nikola Jokic, Denver Nuggets

Lauri Markkanen, Utah Jazz

LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks

The All-Star Game crowned an eventful weekend in Salt Lake City. The Pelicans’ Jose Alvarado was named MVP of the Rising Stars Game on Friday night before Mac McClung stole the show at Saturday night’s dunk contest. Tatum finally gave the All-Star weekend the arc with his record-breaking performance to cap a successful celebration of the game’s elite.