Jayson Tatum was interviewed before the 2021 NBA All-Star Game. He was asked about guarding Celtics teammate Jaylen Brown in the game. Tatum said “I know all his moves” and that he’s “not going to let him score.” He also talked about who he would draft as an All-Star captain. Tatum said he would pick LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Jaylen Brown, and Bradley Beal. He also commented on Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons not playing in the game due to COVID.