Mitchell, Gobert named to NBA All-Star team

Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert
Posted at 4:57 PM, Feb 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 19:42:14-05

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz will be well-represented in this year's NBA All-Star game.

Jazz stars Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert were named reserves on the Western Conference team, the league announced Tuesday.

The game is currently scheduled for March 7 in Atlanta. It will be the second straight All-Star appearance for Mitchell and Gobert.

Utah head coach Quin Snyder was previously named the Western Conference coach last week. At 25-6, the Jazz currently hold the best record in the NBA.

The Athletic's Shams Charania reported that Chris Paul, Paul George, Damian Liilard, Zion Williamson and Anthony Davis were also named reserves on the team.