LACETT | Former UK stars Towns, Booker impress at All-Star Saturday
Towns became the second rookie ever to win the Skills Contest. Booker placed third in Three-Point Shootout.
LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) – Big Blue Nation was all over NBA’s All-Star Saturday in Toronto, Canada.
Former UK star Karl-Anthony Towns won the Skills Challenge edging Isaiah Thomas in the finals. The Minnesota big man became the second rookie ever to win the event.
Also competing in the Skills Completion were fellow UK Stars DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis.
Meanwhile in the Three-Point Shootout, Town's old UK teammate Devin Booker placed third, losing in the finals to Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors.
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