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Rookie Watch: Dante Exum

#RookieWatch Continues…… If you haven’t caught up on the articles that have been published thus far, make sure you get around to reading them. The rookies covered by Nick Caro, Nick How and Matt Leslie are: Julius Randle, Marcus Smart and Elfrid Payton. All three articles have been brilliantly written and not one is following […]

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Following on from Nick C’s opening Julius Randle Rookie feature, I have decided to choose new Boston Celtics draftee Marcus Smart. My decision behind the pick was that as a Boston Celtics fan, I feel I can give a true account to his Rookie season as I’ll be watching him more than any other rookie in […]

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Rookie Watch: Elfryid Payton (ORL)

Hands up if you had heard of Elfrid Payton before the combine? My bet is you didn’t. In fact, when I heard that my team had worked him out, I was puzzled, I knew nothing about him and yet they were looking at him for 7th pick. It seemed a stretch, at first, but I […]

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Rookie Watch: Julius Randle (LAL)

It’s been a while since we’ve done Rookie Watch here at NBA Nation Australia. Before the 2012/13 season we focused on Jared Sullinger, Bradley Beal and Thomas Robinson throughout their rookie NBA seasons, and the features were always hugely popular.  I chose young shooting guard Bradley Beal, as I believed firmly he would evolve into someone with […]

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Rookie Watch – Thomas Robinson (Sacramento Kings)

Hey team, @NickaRuss here. By now most of you are across our plans. Each member of the NBA Nation team has chosen to profile an NBA rookie and follow his season closely. We will look at their development as a player and as a teammate, the good times, the bad times, will share highlights and […]

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Rookie Watch – Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards)

ROOKIE WATCH 2 Heading into season 2012/13, we decided to shake things up a bit and as you’ve heard already from Nick How, we stumbled across an idea that not a lot of other blogs have. A rookie update! Over the course of this exciting new season, we’ll each select a rookie to follow throughout […]

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With the new season fast approaching the team at NBA Nation Australia threw some ideas onto the table for new features. We were looking for ideas that were slightly different, and in particular some that would be weekly rollover pieces. We came up with the idea of each of us on the team to pick […]

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