Peloton Instructor Alex Toussaint To Play in 2023 NBA All Star Celebrity Game

Peloton instructor Alex Toussaint will play in the 2023 NBA All Star Celebrity Game! The roster was released today and Alex has already shared his excitement via his Instagram account in his stories.

Alex also played in the 2022 NBA All Star Celebrity Game and even won the MVP award. He scored 18 points during the game, along with a number of assists & steals.

This year’s game will be held on Friday, February 17 at 7:00 p.m. ET at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The coaches will be NBA champion Dwayne Wade and Utah Jazz governor Ryan Smith. Alex will play on Team Dwayne Wade, with fellow teammates:

  • Nicky Jam (Latin global music icon and actor)
  • Jesser (content creator)
  • Simu Liu (actor)
  • Hasan Minhaj (comedian)
  • DK Metcalf (NFL player)
  • Janelle Monáe (actress, singer, songwriter)
  • Arike Ogunbowale (WNBA All-Star; Dallas Wings)
  • 21 Savage (rapper, recording artist)
  • Ranveer Singh (actor and NBA Brand Ambassador for India)
  • Frances Tiafoe (tennis player)

The opposing Team Ryan Smith will include:

  • Kane Brown (5-time American Music Award winner)
  • Cordae (rapper, recording artist)
  • Diamond DeShields (WNBA All-Star; Phoenix Mercury)
  • Calvin Johnson (former NFL player)
  • Marcos Mion (TV host)
  • The Miz (WWE Superstar)
  • Albert Pujols (MLB Player)
  • Everett Osborne (actor)
  • Ozuna (rapper, recording artist)
  • Guillermo Rodriguez (ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live correspondent)
  • Sinqua Walls (actor)
2023 NBA Celebrity All Star Game Roster
2023 NBA Celebrity All Star Game Roster

The NBA All Star Celebrity Game is a part of the annual NBA All Star Weekend, which also includes the Slam Dunk Contest and the NBA All Star Game.

Alex has previously collaborated with ESPN in addition to playing in the NBA All Star Celebrity Game last year. In 2020 he and fellow instructor Robin Arzón taught the All Star Rides, which featured a live competition between professional athletes broadcast on ESPN. The classes were then made available to all Peloton members on demand.

You can watch the 2023 All Star Celebrity game on ESPN or via the ESPN App on Friday, February 17.

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Katie Weicher
Katie Weicher is a writer for Pelo Buddy. She purchased her Peloton Bike in 2016 and has been riding, strength training, and yoga flowing ever since. You can find her on the leaderboard at #kweich.

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