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Nikola Vucevic selected by Team Giannis in All-Star Draft

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The Magic’s All-Star center was drafted by All-Star team captain Giannis Antetokounmpo

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The trade deadline has passed and Nikola Vucevic is still a member of the Orlando Magic. He will, however, play for one other team this season:

Team Giannis.

Vooch, making his first All-Star appearance, was drafted with the sixth pick by team captain Giannis Antetokounmpo in Thursday’s NBA All-Star Draft.

LeBron, the top overall vote-getter, and Antetokounmpo, who led the East in votes, had to use their first four picks on the remaining eight players that were voted starters. They then selected from the reserves, and lastly, the two legends picks (Dirk Nowitzki and Dwyane Wade) who were added by NBA commissioner Adam Silver.

With Joel Embiid starting for Team Giannis, Vucevic will be sharing minutes at the back-up center position with fellow Nikola: Nikola Jokic.

Vucevic will also get his wish of being on the same team as his idol, Nowitzki, making his 14th All-Star appearance in what is likely his final season.