HEAT’s Tyler Johnson Wants All-Star Weekend Invite


(Tyler) Johnson would also be all right with an invitation to the dunk contest, though he’s not sure if it would be “responsible” with his chronically sore shoulder, “doing herky-jerks and all that.” But he said if “it came down to it,” he’d probably rationalize participating.

The second-year guard wouldn’t hesitate at all to play in the Rising Stars Challenge, the All-Star Friday night competition between the NBA’s rookies and sophomores.

Source: Ethan J. Skolnick of the Miami Herald

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