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NBA Playoffs – Teams & Their Rookies

Posted on 16 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

You’ll find 0 rookies leading a team into the playoffs this season and very few actually playing a significant parts for the postseason teams. Norman Powell for the Toronto Raptors, Myles Turner for the Indiana Pacers, Josh Richardson for the Miami Heat and Justin Anderson on the Dallas Mavericks slightly break the perception, but not by much. More

Jabari Parker

Rookies Going Down – First Julius Randle, Then Jabari Parker

Posted on 17 Dec, 2014, by in NBA

The race for rookie of the year keeps getting thinner as another prime candidate, Jabari Parker, goes down with a probably torn ACL, which means the end of the season for the Milwaukee Bucks forward. He is the second lottery pick to go down for the season, following Julius Randle of the Los Angeles Lakers. More

Nikola Mirotic

7 Best NBA Rookies After the First Month of the Season

Posted on 3 Dec, 2014, by in Featured, NBA

There are no superstar rookies in the 2014-2015 NBA Season, but quite a few guys who can become All-Stars in a few years. Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins will battle each other for rookie of the year, but the surprising Bojan Bogdanovic from the Brooklyn Nets is also worth following. More

LeBron James, 2003

NBA Stars During Their Summer League Days

Posted on 10 Jul, 2013, by in Featured

There’s no need for an NBA Summer League to tell us LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony were going to be NBA stars, but for other, less heralded rookies, it’s a chance to get acquainted with what the NBA is going to be about, slightly. More

Damian Lillard

10 Best NBA Rookies Halfway Through the 2012-2013 season

Posted on 31 Jan, 2013, by in Featured

Midway through the 2012-2013 NBA season it’s hard to determine who will be winning rookie of the year, but it’s safe to assume it’ll be either Damian Lillard, the current popular choice, or Anthony Davis, who was the favorite going into the season, but hasn’t affected his new team the way Lillard has so far done in Portland. More

Mid Season Awards – The Top 10 Rookies in the 2010-2011 NBA Season

Posted on 18 Jan, 2011, by in Featured

We’re pretty much half way through the 2010-2011 NBA season, so it’s time to hand out some awards and do some top 10 ranking. Here are the 10 best rookies so far this season. More

How Are the NBA Sophomores Doing?

Posted on 9 Dec, 2010, by in NBA

With about a month and a half behind us in the 2010-2011 NBA season, it’s time to check in on the best rookies from 2009-2010 and see how they’re handling the pressures of being an NBA sophomore. More