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Walker Kessler named to NBA Rising Stars at All-Star Weekend

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.