Age: 28 Height: 7-0 Weight: 260 lbs School: USC
LaVine is averaging 23 points per game right now, but didn't get a sniff from the coaches who are responsible for selecting the All-Star reserves. Markkannen missed the first two months of the season, but he's been playing like an All-Star lately, averaging 23.7 points and 12.6 rebounds over his last 7 games. It's hard to predict how free agency will affect the balance of power between the East and West heading into next season, but when you consider guys like Nikola Vucevic, Kyle Lowry, Khris Middleton and D'Angelo Russell were named as reserves for the East this year, you'd have to think either Markkanen or LaVine would have a decent shot at being selected next February if the Bulls' recor...
First-time NBA All-Stars Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets and Nikola Vucevic of the Orlando Magic and reigning Kia NBA Rookies of the Month Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavericks and Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks will display their vast array of talents in the 2019 Taco Bell�� Skills Challenge on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.
As the Miami Heat and Orlando Magic head into the All-Star break, one player from each squad will be suiting up on Sunday in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game. Two Very Different All-Stars Nikola Vucevic and Dwyane Wade are both 2019 NBA All-Stars this year, but their situations are very different. Nikola Vucevic
Disgruntled star Anthony Davis scored three points on 1-of-9 shooting, outplayed badly by big man Nikola Vucevic, as the Orlando Magic beat the listless New Orleans Pelicans 118-88 on Tuesday.
Nikola Vucevic's first trip to the NBA All-Star Game will include a part in the Skills Challenge event. The Orlando Magic center was named to the Skills Challenge roster on Tuesday, and needless to say he's excited. “It will be a lot of fun,” he said after Thursday's team shootaround. Vucevic