Utah Jazz newbies on NBA "Rising Stars" roster
Two Utah Jazz players are on the roster for the NBA "Rising Stars" game at this year's All-Star events in Indianapolis.
Details: Rookie guard Keyonte George and second-year center Walker Kessler are in the game, highlighting "young talent" in a four-team tournament, the NBA announced on Tuesday.
Flashback: Kessler was in the "Rising Stars" contest last year, here in Salt Lake City.
- He also was a finalist for the league's Rookie of the Year Award in 2023.
Zoom in: George was the 16th pick of the 2023 draft.
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