Michael Jordan said a piece of him died when his close friend Kobe Bryant and his daughter were killed in a helicopter crash last month.
The backboard and rim needed to be re-aligned after a two-handed slam from Zion Williamson in the Rising Stars Challenge.
Kobe Bryant's passing prompted an emotional tribute from fellow NBA legend Michael Jordan.
Nobody can be compared to Michael Jordan, according to Luka Doncic, who broke a 30-year record against the Sacramento Kings.
Roberto Martinez likened Eden Hazard to NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan.
With 50 points, 14 rebounds, six assists and zero turnovers, Giannis Antetokounmpo emulated a stat line last produced by Michael Jordan.
After helping the Boston Celtics beat his old team, Kemba Walker spoke about the "special" reception he got from Hornets fans in Charlotte.
Kawhi Leonard said he is just happy for his talent to be recognised after being asked about comparisons with Michael Jordan.
Stephen Curry's three NBA titles and two MVPs are not enough for him to be seen as a Hall of Famer, according to Michael Jordan.
"The Bahamian people are strong and resilient and I hope that my donation will be of help," Jordan said, in part, in a statement Tuesday.