Social Media on Bogdan Bogdanovic and Buddy Hield Making The Rising Stars Game

SACRAMENTO, CA - JANUARY 17: Buddy Hield /

Bogdan Bogdanovic and Buddy Hield were recently named to the NBA Rising Stars Game. Scroll down below to see how social media reacted to the news.

It was announced today that Sacramento Kings’ guards, Bogdan Bogdanovic and Buddy Hield, were selected to participate in the NBA Rising Stars Challenge.

For people who do not know what the Rising Stars Game is. It is the rookie and sophomore edition of the NBA All-Star Game where the teams are divided depending on which nationality the players are from (the United States or International). So for Bogdanovic (Serbia) and Hield (Bahamas), both will be playing for the World Team.

Now that it is official that two Sacramento Kings will be certain to participate in the All-Star weekend festivities, it has caused some people in the Twitter world to express their reactions and opinions on the subject.

With that being said, listed down below are some of the Twitter responses that the A Royal Pain team was able to gather up pertaining to Bogdanovic and Hield being nominated to play in the All-Star event.


Final Thoughts

Despite the Kings having a rough season, it is nice to see that some of their players are receiving recognition for their efforts so far.

For Bogdanovic, he has been a pleasure to watch as his skills and instincts on the court make him a great all-around player for his team.

As for Hield, his ability to make shots at an effective rate gives Kings fans hope that he can be the team’s sharpshooter going forward.

Congratulations on earning a spot in the Rising Stars Game, Bogi and Buddy!  Continue to make Sacramento proud!