Devin Booker has become the Damian Lillard of All-Star snubs

Devin Booker has become the Damian Lillard of All-Star snubs

Just days after being snubbed as a starter in thee 2021 NBA All-Star game, Damian Lillard was named an All-Star reserve Tuesday. It’s the 6th time he has received an All-Star nod. The Blazers point guard is playing at an MVP level. In 29 games played this season, Lillard is averaging 29.8 points, 7.9 assists, and 4.3 rebounds. But, just as many felt Lillard was snubbed as a starter in the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, he was a shoe-in to make it after coming in third to Luka Doncic in the fan vote and second among current players voting, as well as media members. Rounding out the Western Conference guards selected this season were Suns point guard Chris Paul and Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell. Of course, there will always be outrage is and is not selected, and many are pointing toward Suns guard Devin Booker as a notable absence from the list. Booker had almost double the amount of fan votes as his Suns backcourt mate, Chris Paul. He’s averaging 24.7 points, 4.3 assists and 3.8 rebounds. Paul is averaging …
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