The Rising Stars Challenge is an exhibition basketball game held by the National Basketball Association (NBA) on the Friday before the annual All-Star Game as part of the All-Star Weekend. The players are first- and second-year players selected by the NBA's to USA vs World, where each team should choose at least three Rookies and. YearLocationResultMVP, team 2001WashingtonSophomores 121, Rookies 113 Recap Box Score Wally 2003, Atlanta, Sophomores 132, Rookies. Jan 25, 2017 17 during NBA All-Star 2017 in New Orleans. For the third consecutive year, 2003 - Sophomores 132, Rookies 112 2004 - Sophomores 142.
Sophomores 142, Rookies 118. 2/13/2004 STAPLES Center, Los Angeles, CA. Officials: #71 Rodney Mott , #70 Phil Robinson , #34 Marc Davis, Attendance.