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Gilgeous-Alexander named to All-Star Weekend

Gilgeous-Alexander named to All-Star Weekend

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. 

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.

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Ryan Chapman is a journalism student at OCCC. Chapman has covered the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Oklahoma City Energy, and Oklahoma Sooners athletics. Chapman is also the co-host of the Sideline Warning Podcast, which can be found on Apple Podcasts and SoundCloud. Chapman has also served as the editor for the OCCC Pioneer.

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