Jamar called into NBL All-Star game
Jamar Wilson has received a last-minute call-up to play in the 2012 National Basketball League All-Star Game at Adelaide Arena tomorrow.
Wilson has been called into the North All-Stars side after Sydney Kings guard Corin Henry was taken to hospital on Tuesday after collapsing at practice.
Henry was yesterday discharged from hospital but will be unable to travel to Adelaide with the rest of the All-Stars for this weekend’s NBL showcase.
Wilson should prove a more than able replacement, as he is currently averaging 15.4 points, 4.9 rebounds and 3.5 assists for the Taipans.
The updated full All-Star teams for tomorrow’s game, which tips-off at 1.10pm:
Starters: Ben Madgen (Sydney Kings), Adris Deleon (Wollongong Hawks), Oscar Forman (Wollongong Hawks), Darnell Lazare (Sydney Kings), Cameron Tragardh (Cairns Taipans).
Bench: Gary Ervin (Townsville Crocodiles), Lance Hurdle (Wollongong Hawks), Clint Steindl (Cairns Taipans), Peter Crawford (Townsville Crocodiles), Jamar Wilson (Cairns Taipans).
Coach: Gordon McLeod (Wollongong Hawks)
Starters: Cedric Jackson (New Zealand Breakers), Thomas Abercrombie (New
Zealand Breakers), Seth Scott (Melbourne Tigers), Daniel Johnson (Adelaide 36ers), Jonny Flynn (Melbourne Tigers).
Bench: Adam Gibson (Adelaide 36ers), Chris Goulding (Melbourne Tigers), Anthony Petrie (Adelaide 36ers), Shawn Redhage (Perth Wildcats), Jason Cadee (Adelaide 36ers).
Coach: Andrej Lemanis (New Zealand Breakers)
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Reenforcement: Taipan guard Jamar Wilson has been called into the All-Stars team to play in Adelaide.