Team LeBron Wins 2021 All-Star Game After Damian Lillard's Game-Winner
Written by B87FM on March 8, 2021
Group LeBron has emerged from the 2021 NBA All-Star Sport victorious after defeating Group Durant 170-150. The win was sealed by a half-court shot from Damian Lillard to finish the sport.
Giannis Antetokounmpo put collectively an ideal night time from the sphere, dropping 35 factors and capturing an ideal 16-of-16. For his efficiency, he was named the Kobe Bryant All-Star Sport MVP.
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“It is enjoyable,” Giannis mentioned postgame. “It is enjoyable. I used to be comfortable, my teammates had enjoyable. Simply being round nice gamers it is simple to play with.”
Lillard’s game-winning half-court shot is the results of a deliberate choice to include the bizarre shot into his arsenal.
“I advised him that I’m going to do it…” Lillard mentioned at the start of the season, of telling his coach to look out for it. “Terry, he sees me in right here daily. I work on my sport. I deal with the issues that I really feel like I might do higher, however the issues that I do nicely, I simply preserve getting higher at it, I spend time doing and I attempt to broaden on that.”
Throughout half-time, the Slam Dunk Contest was held and Path Blazers guard Anfernee Simons was named the 2021 champion.