(Getty Images) More Kemba Walker, Charlotte Hornets For the past three-plus years, Michael Jordan has patched together his squadon a shoestring budget, stitching together serviceable role players to fill out a competitive 15-man roster.But theyve remained an Eastern Conference playoff contender save for an injury-riddled 2014-15 season with one constant at the top: Walker, Charlotte Ranger. This time around, the Hornets (19-16) are in place to nab a home playoff seed sans the benefit of a big name on the marquee, but thats only because Walker isnt getting his due as a Big Name. He warranted consideration last year, when East coaches filled out their All-Star bench with Thunder PG Payne undergoes foot surgery | Sports | tahlequahdailypress.com guards DeMar DeRozan, Isaiah Thomas and John Wall all of whom deserve repeat bids this season. With a healthy Kyrie Irving likely to start alongside Kyle Lowry in the Easts backcourt, Walker must unseat Dwyane Wade for a fifth guard spot or force coaches in charge of choosing reserves to carry one more guard than usual. Walker deserves the nod on either count. Read More The NBA is, after all, being dominated by guards, and Walker is unquestionably in the handful of best players at that position in the conference. Excluding the positionless Antetokounmpo, Walker ranks fifth among East guards in scoring behind Thomas, DeRozan, Irving and Wall; of that quintet, only Thomas has been more efficient than Walkers 58.8 True Shooting percentage (thanks to his career-best 3-point shooting marks of 42 percent on 6.6 attempts a game). Just as important, hes the best player on one of the conferences four best teams. Really, any way you slice it, Walker warrants the words All-Star in lights before his name on the marquee. Ben Rohrbach *** [Follow Ball Dont Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Tumblr ] View photos Kristaps Porzingis is one of the NBAs most fascinating players. (Getty Images) More Kristaps Porzingis, New York Knicks The case for Porzingis might not be as strong as those for some of the other players on this list.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://sports.yahoo.com/news/four-corners-who-should-make-their-first-all-star-appearance-this-year-183441543.html
Scroll down to know all about it, including its causes and treatment methods. Here, we will discuss the important aspects of this kind of injury. An ice compress is also recommended when you hurt your leg knee, ankle, toe, etc. while playing, running, exercising, cycling or while doing other physical activities. Slowly move it up and down and do not apply force. The person may not be able to move the foot. Comparatively, it has a stronger body structure than the others. Sometimes, skin around the affected region may turn bluish purple due to disrupted blood circulation. Swollen ankles may occur as a direct result of the surgery, or it may occur because you have become inactive after it. FSU LB Derwin James undergoes ‘minor’ foot surgery | CollegeFootballTalkAlong with antibiotics, the affected area needs to be cleaned surgically, especially when pus or abscess develops in the area. You can also follow a rotational technique for moving your feet.