NBA All-Star voting can feel like a sport of its own. The Players’ Tribune asked a handful of current NBA players to go to the mat for a fellow player who’s never made an All-Star team.
If it was a players' vote, we wouldn’t be having this conversation. Isaiah Thomas would be an All-Star. But I’ll get to that, because it’s not a players' vote. It’s a fan vote.
Y’all are talking about “Andre Drummond for All-Star,” but I’m sorry — you’re late. We’re off that. We were on that, months ago … but then Dre blew all the way past it. It’s not your fault. You didn’t know.
Hassan is averaging four blocks per game. Not many players in NBA history can touch that. In 2016? No one can.
All-Star selections are coming up, so let’s talk facts: Kemba Walker gets a little overlooked as a reserve because Charlotte has struggled this year. But Kemba is having an All-Star year. This is the year he should make the team.