Paul Millsap Receives Jersey For 3rd Straight All-Star Appearance

(SL) – The Atlanta Hawks started off their last game against the Orlando Magic by giving superstar Paul Millsap his jersey for the NBA All-Star game. The NBA announced Thursday that coaches selected Millsap as one of seven Eastern Conference All-Star reserves. Last year the Hawks had 3 All-Stars and 1 reserve. This year, Paul will represent Atlanta by himself.DSC_0021 (2)Millsap is averaging career-highs in points (18.3), rebounds (8.9), assists (3.5), blocks (1.4) and steals (1.9) this season while helping to guide Atlanta to a 30-23 record, good for third in the East.The All-Star Game takes place on Feb. 14 at 8:30 p.m. ET in Toronto. Millsap and the East squad will be coached by Cavaliers Head Coach Tyronn Lue.

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