TORONTO, Canada (CBSMiami) — The Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh will reportedly skip Sunday’s NBA All-Star game.READ MORE: Despite Advancements In Vehicle Safety, IIHS Finds Room For Improvement After New Side Crash Test
According to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford will replace Bosh on the Eastern Conference team.
Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today has reported on Twitter that Bosh has a strained calf.READ MORE: Miami International Airport Employees Honored For Helping Passenger Find His Lucky Dog Penny
Bosh was selected to the All-Star team for the 11th time in his career. This year, he’s averaging 19.1 ppg and 7.4 rpg.
Teammate Dwyane Wade was also selected to the team for his 12th All-Star appearance.MORE NEWS: North Miami Beach Officer Shot At While Trying To Stop Shootout
The game is scheduled for Sunday, February 14 at 8:00 p.m. at the Air Canada Centre, home of Bosh’s former team, the Toronto Raptors.