Breaking News: Next week's State Farm All Star Saturday Night just got a bit more interesting.
Not only will Hornets high-flying rookie Miles Bridges participate in the AT&T Slam Dunk Contest, but Kemba Walker will compete in the 3-point contest.
The official announcement was made during TNT's NBA telecast on Tuesday night.
Bridges, the No. 12 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft is averaging 6.6 points and 3.6 rebounds this season.
Walker was named to his third All-Star game recently, his first as a starter.