Isaac
Earlier this year

LaMelo Ball wins NBA Rookie of the Year




Had a great season, though the Wolves weren't fans of the choice.

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Zodiac  
Earlier this year

To be fair that would be a big deal to the Timberwolves given how bad that organisation has always been.

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Isaac  
Earlier this year

At least they have something of a case, maybe helped by games played?

Edwards: 72 games, 19.3 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 2.9 APG.
Ball: 51 games, 15.7 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 6.1 APG.

Argument against Edwards was maybe efficiency? Seemed to have leeway with shots going up.

Two great rookie seasons though.

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Cram  
Earlier this year

Yeah I think despite missing games, Lamelo was better and impactful on a winning team more so than Edwards. They're both going to be good though. I can see some Donovan Mitchell in Edwards

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Anonymous  
Earlier this year

Obviously the development the NBL and the Next Stars program provided was the catalyst for him winning the award.

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D2.0  
Earlier this year

It will be interesting to see how Giddey and Jessup go in the draught.
Could do wonders for the future of the next stars program

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JB  
Earlier this year

Jessup is not in the draft this year. He was pick 51 last year. Will be interesting to see if he plays NBA next year.

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Hoopie  
Earlier this year

I can't see Jessup getting many minutes in the NBA. I feel Europe would be a better fit for him.

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Curtley  
Earlier this year

Jasean Tate named to all NBA rookie 1st team alongside LaMelo.

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