Best Plays from the Rising Stars Game: Wall, Lin, Blake, Rubio, Irving

Published on February 25th, 2012 by Astramskas, David | 3,865 views

Do you think John Wall was trying to make a statement about being the 12th pick?  Do you think Kyrie Irving was trying to make a statement about being the #1 pick in the NBA draft.  The Rising Stars game was won by Team Chuck in a run and gun game full of dunks and crazy passes but also some impressive long range shooting courtesy of Irving who went 8/8 from behind the arc.

Paul George and Derrick Williams were in this game and will be in tonight’s NBA Dunk contest but it was John Wall and Blake Griffin that put on a dunk exhibition that made us say “what if.”


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David Astramskas,

Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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