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New commercials debut during NBA All-Star weekend.

Stars and State Farm® Align

State Farm® will debut new commercials during the NBA All-Star 2019 this weekend in Charlotte, N.C.

In “Explosion” and “Triple Threat”, the new ads feature how State Farm Agent Cole Perez, played by actor Oscar Nunez, is always there to help NBA All Stars Chris Paul and James Harden. Another new Commercial — “Jump Around” — includes Houston Rockets mascot Clutch the Bear.

The State Farm title sponsorship of All-Star Saturday Night includes a skills challenge and slam dunk and three-point contests to be televised on TNT.

Every assist during the All-Star game will provide a $1,900 donation to the Youth Assist Tracker Challenge, celebrating 19,000 State Farm agents. Also, three Charlotte area middle schools will be awarded STEAM grants to provide educational tools and classroom renovations.

About State Farm®:

For over 100 years, the mission of State Farm has been to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. State Farm and its affiliates are the largest providers of auto and home insurance in the United States. Its more than 19,400 agents and 67,000 employees serve over 91 million policies and accounts – including auto, fire, lifehealth, commercial policies and financial services accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for rentersbusiness ownersboats and motorcycles, is also available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 44 on the 2023 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit

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