.Los Angeles, CA, USA
LeBron James is two away from matching Michael Jordan's six NBA titles. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The Phoenix Suns knocked out the Los Angeles Lakers with a 113-100 win to clinch the series 4-2 
  • LeBron James is contracted with the Lakers till the end of the current season, with an option to extend it for another year
  • This is the first time in James' career that he has been knocked out in the first round of the playoffs

.Dallas, TX, USA
Jordan currently serves as the principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@jumpman23)

  • Jordan wore the jersey in the 1982-83 season at the University of North Carolina
  • The sale broke all records for the price of a game worn jersey
  • The sale was made at Heritage auctions

.Atlanta, GA, USA
This year’s edition will be the 70th All Star game, with the first-ever being played in 1951.

  • Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James and the Brooklyn Nets’ Kevin Durant are the captains of the teams this year
  • The NBA revealed its 50 greatest-ever players during the halftime show of the 1997 All Stars game
  • The 1992 All Star game was Magic Johnson’s return to basketball after announcing a shock retirement