OKLAHOMA CITY- The Thunder picked up another participant in the All-Star Weekend festivities.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander was named to the Skills Challenge on Saturday evening.
Gilgeous-Alexander replaces Derrick Rose. Rose will miss the Skills Challenge with an adductor strain.
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will replace Detroit Pistons guard Derrick Rose in the 2020 Skills Challenge on Saturday, Feb. 15 at the United Center in Chicago.
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) February 6, 2020
Gilgeous-Alexander will be the third Thunder player to compete in the Skills Challenge, after previous appearances by Russell Westbrook and Reggie Jackson.
The Skills Challenge is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. on Saturday night, and can be viewed on TNT.