Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan Makes All-Star Ballot, but Can He Make the Team?

November 19th, 2010 by Raju Byfield Leave a reply »
Toronto Raptors starting shooting guard DeMar DeRozan made this years All-Star ballot in what promises to be the first of many ballot nominations.

DeMar DeRozan has flashed his amazing potential but has not put it together on a consistent basis. Yet.

DeMar DeRozan has shown that he has improved his game, achieving career-high single-game numbers of 26 points and five assists.

He is still a very raw player, and coach Jay Triano went as far as to say that he is still a "university player," admitting that he is not close to a finished product but gives Toronto Raptor fans hope for the future.

He has shown glimpses of the ability to become a premier scorer in this league.

Does He Deserve To Be An All-Star?


Not this year at least.

DeMar DeRozan still has a long way to go before making the All-Star squad, but being named to the All-Star ballot is exciting enough for any hardcore Raptor fan.

Yes, it's a bit tainted because Linas Kleiza managed to make the ballot as well, but we’ll take all the good news we can get in Raptorland.  

Can He Make It To The All-Star Game This Year?

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