According to Shams Charania Walker Kessler was named to the 2022-23 NBA Rising Stars Team at All-Star Weekend in SLC.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 31, 2023
Since joining the Utah Jazz, Kessler has been a revelation. Once thought of as a throw-in player in the trade with Minnesota, Kessler has now become a core part of Utah’s future.
— Utah Jazz (@utahjazz) January 31, 2023
For the season, Kessler is averaging 7.7 points and 7.3 rebounds per game and has been a blocking machine.