Devin Booker, Ja Morant or Paul George: Who deserved Damian Lillard’s NBA All-Star spot? | The Jump Devin Booker, Ja Morant or Paul George: Who deserved Damian Lillard’s NBA All-Star spot? | The JumpAnd, of course, you’re six-time Champion Chicago Bull Hall of Famer, sound, like Dwyane Wade, will be in the house with us. We are so excited to talk to him about his eye, show on ESPN and so much more first. We’re going to kick things off with some All Star News. Alright guys we found out Damian Lillard out for Sunday’s game and the Three-Point Contest that would have came over the weekend when he suffered that groin injury. But earlier today the league announced that Devin Booker is going to take his spot for both of them.
This weekend. He wanted some people. Do you think the Devin Booker was the right choice? I think individually he’s having an All-Star type Susan. I mean he’s averaging 26 or rebound 6s. It’S unfortunately he’s playing on a team that is not very good. There bear young they’re, talented, but they’re very young. He is worthy and deserving of this. This All-Star selection, I’m happy for him and hopefully this a you know catapult him to to be Noah perennial All-Star, but he deserving praise. I’M going to disagree with you because I think Paul George and establish superstar in today’s game and I know he’s missed several games.
This season I played on the are on the Larry Bird, who had a bad back or a lot of his career, and I missed a lot All-Star games because they went with Larry Bird because in all fairness, Larry Bird was an established. He did not go to Larry Bird, I’m comparing Paul George in this area, player he’s one of the top 10 players in our game. 1St team all-nba wasn’t on there scene. You know what else did, but I’mma argue for someone else and more, even though his doesn’t have the record in the case of John Moran America’s, what this kid is a couple of them in a few weeks, the West.
This is hard, yes, popularity contest, so I agree with all of Larry Miller on. There should be more players on All Star team in a lot of players. Do get left out to me. Paul George is being left out tomorrow, but there is a new format hear the NBA announce two weeks ago. The changes has they have their lot. So, let’s take a look here. First, three Water’s Edge become a mini game for charity. Then there’s going to be an untimed final quarter, that’s going to Target the top cumulative score: + 24 + honor of Kobe Bryant.
That will decide which teams win and now the scores are also going to be reset back to 0. At the start of the second and third quarters, but then we stored and I’ll add a backup to do the 4th. Did you follow that? Do you have a degree in mathematics? I think when you look at the whole thing in the fact that their own Kobe Bryant actually makes a lot of sense, and I think it’s going to make the game more exciting as as a whole, because the players now are making the game closer because we’re Clearing the score – because I mean I like it because of food – are honoring or honouring a guy that left his heart and soul on the basketball court, and I think, because we’re honoring Colby in that fourth quarter, that these guys will be competitive.
It might be one of the better competitive All-Star games that we seen in quite some time. I, like the format it’s like the TV T, is what they taken. If there is a 5-point game, you add 24.2, that you turn off the shot clock and then you plan for that number turn off the the time clock and you plant that number. So I like it was going to actually be defense, got like I’m going to pay you out right and then look at look at the international team. Do you want viewers? You want interest that you don’t need to give it and you can Honor Code because no one was way International or cared about international basketball, growing up and Kobe US versus the world.
This is not hard. Why are? Why isn’t the league doing the less? They do it in the rising stars game, and there is now a time where you could do this work competitive enough of a lot of Pride on the line. Both ways, thanks for watching ESPN, on YouTube for more sports, highlights and Analysis, be sure to download the ESPN app and for live streaming.Rachel Nichols, Michael Wilbon, Scottie Pippen and Tracy McGrady debate whether Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker deserved to fill in on Team LeBron at the 2020 NBA All-Star Game for injured Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, or if Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant or LA Clippers wing Paul George should have made it. They also discuss all the format changes to the game.
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