Lokomotiv-Kuban forward Dorell Wright will replaces Anthony Gill on the World Stars roster. The American forward is undergoing an operation in the USA, where he will also do his rehab. The estimated length of recovery will be known after the operation.
Dorell Wright becomes Lokomotiv-Kuban’s 4th representative at the All-Star Game in Moscow (Dmitry Kulagin, Vitaly Fridzon and Dmitry Khvostov were selected to the Russian Stars).
The American is averaging 10.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists, while shooting 43.5% from beyond the arc.
Final All-Star Game rosters:
Russian Stars: Vitaly Fridzon, Dmitry Kulagin, Dmitry Khvostov (Lokomotiv-Kuban), Ivan Strebkov (Nizhny Novgorod), Evgeny Voronov (Zenit), Alexey Shved, Sergey Monia (Khimki), Joel Bolomboy, Andrey Vorontsevich, Nikita Kurbanov (CSKA), Artem Klimenko (UNICS), Artem Zabelin (Avtodor).
World Stars: Sergio Rodriguez, Nando De Colo (CSKA), Jamar Smith, Maurice Ndour (UNICS), Kendrick Perry (Nizhny Novgorod), Anthony Clemmons (Astana), Perrin Buford (Avtodor), Jalen Reynolds (Zenit), Jordan Mickey (Khimki), Dorell Wright (Lokomotiv-Kuban), Rashard Kelly (PARMA), D’Angelo Harrison (Enisey).