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Devin Booker to have his high school jersey retired

On Saturday, the Moss Point School District will host a jersey retirement ceremony for NBA guard Devin Booker

The pride of Moss Point, , is returning home for a very special honor.

The former Tiger is having his jersey retired on Saturday by the Moss Point School District in between road games against the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday and Sunday as a shooting guard for the .

Doors to the Arthur Haynes Gymnasium will open at 1:30 p.m. with the ceremony starting at 2:30 p.m.

Through 23 games this season, Devin Booker is having the best season of his eight-year career, averaging more than 29 points per game to go along with six assists and five rebounds.

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