Will these two play together again?
The 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend will come closer to fruition on Thursday night when Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal pick their teams for the brand-new Rising Stars Challenge. The game, formerly known as the Rookie-Sophomore Challenge, will allow Barkley and Shaq to pick their own squads from a pool of nine rookies and nine sophomores. John Wall of the Washington Wizards is one of the nine sophomores.
The actual draft will take place at 7 p.m. on NBATV. Here are the 18 players available: