Pelicans’ Brandon Ingram selected to appear in NBA All-Star Game

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Pelicans’ small forward Brandon Ingram will be making his first NBA All-Star Game appearance. Ingram is averaging 25 points a game for New Orleans this season.

Ingram joined the Pelicans this summer as part of the Anthony Davis trade. He was drafted by the Lakers as the No. 2 pick in the 2016 NBA draft out of Duke.

Joining Ingram as reserves from the Western Conference are Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers, Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz, Nikola Jokić of the Denver Nuggets, and Chris Paul of the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The 2020 NBA All-Star Game will take place in Chicago on Feb. 16.