The all-star center, who is also competing in the Rising Stars game, just doesn't like him enough to endorse him for rookie of the year over Simmons.
BC-BKN-All-Star-Rising Stars, 1st Ld-Writethru, 7362 Kings lead World past United States 155-124 in Rising Stars gameAP Photo LAS114, LAS114, LAS117, LAS118, LAS127, LAS120, LAS119, LAS128, LAS125, LAS123Eds: World 155, USA 124. The rookie out of Kentucky is on the U.S. Team while Bogdan Bogdanovic and Buddy Hield will represent the World Team.
As part of a winning effort in which Team World cruised past Team USA, 155-124, Hield scored a team-high 29 points on 12-of-22 from the field and 5-of-14 from three.
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The sharpshooter is averaging 11.5 points as a rookie with the Kings this year and has become a vital contributor to their team.
Meanwhile, for the World Team, Philadephia 76ers standout center Joel Embiid headlines the list of players featuring.
If he's not in the Three-Point Contest itself, at least he'll get a few cracks at it during the Skills Challenge. But they are the struggling marquee franchise's only representatives at the latest All-Star weekend in its hometown. There's a thought that the 21-year-old will be unstoppable if he can make a consistent jump shot.
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Lamoureux's twin sister Jocelyne touched off an even larger brawl in a December 4-1 US win in Grand Forks, N.D. Both teams were clearly worn out in that game as players on both sides were in full-fledged training mode.
Murray started the game and had 7 points at the half going 3/7 from the field with two rebounds, two assists and a steal but the second half is where he started to feel it and made his case for being named MVP for the second straight year.
The World dominated from three-point range hitting 41 percent (23 of 56) of their attempts compared to just 27 percent for the Americans.
"Jamal Murray was really good with the ball and kind of surprised me with some really quick moves with the basketball in his hands".
Bogdanovic jokingly brought up the topic of himself and Hield taking on Warriors stars Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in a three-point contest prior to the Rising Stars Challenge.
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Fox was able to get 16 minutes of action as he recorded four points, two rebounds, and two assists for the night. They came for local favorites Brandon Ingram and Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers.