The 66th NBA All-Star game is scheduled for February 19. There are 120 players representing 29 states and 15 countries have made the all-star roster during the past 17 years.
This map is based on the players’ high school state. It indicates the eastern half of the country, particularly the southeast, stands out as the leading per-capita producer of men’s professional basketball players. Approximately 12 percent of the all-stars are foreign players.