Beverley to Not Defend Skills Challenge Title


Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley will not defend his Skills Challenge title this weekend at the NBA All-Star Game because he reinjured his sprained left ankle.

The NBA announced that he would be replaced in the Skills Challenge by Denver Nuggets guard Emmanuel Mudiay.

Source: Calvin Watkins of ESPN

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