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Jazz All-Star Rudy Gobert Throws Down Alley-Oop On Bounce From LeBron James

Rudy Gobert #27 of Team James dunks the ball against Team Durant during the first half in the 70th NBA All-Star Game at State Farm Arena on March 07, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert jammed an alley-oop bounce pass from Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James during the opening quarter of the NBA All-Star Game.

The NBA All-Star Game took place in Atlanta on Sunday, March 7.

With ?? left in the first quarter, Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors threw a backwards pass to James. The Lakers star bounced a pass towards the hoop and into the hands of Gobert.

The Jazz center threw the ball through the cylinder for a slam dunk.

At the end of the first quarter, Gobert and Team LeBron owned a 40-39 lead over Team Durant.

Gobert had six points and two rebounds in the quarter.

The game was Gobert’s second All-Star selection. He received All-Star recognition for the first time last season.

The 2021 NBA All-Star Game is broadcast on TNT.

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