Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 18
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 201,691, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Bret44's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Hampton, IA
    Posts
    8,763
    Points
    201,691
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,543
    Given: 899

    Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Outside of DG, because he will be picked up soon I'm sure, which NBA rookie do you most want to see suceed? I hope that Isaiah Thomas does well. I enjoyed watching him at Washington. That shot he hit in the NCAAs was huge.


    Last edited by Bret44; 06-24-2011 at 11:43 AM.

  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 43,458, Level: 64
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 792
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    heitclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Malvern, IA
    Posts
    4,596
    Points
    43,458
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 108
    Given: 245

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Jimmy Butler and Malcolm Lee, only because they were picked by Chicago. I don't really have much interest in any of the other guys, and this has to have been one of the worst drafts in recent memory.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 21,560, Level: 44
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 90
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Greensboro, NC
    Posts
    1,537
    Points
    21,560
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    I hope Jacob Pullen can make it somewhere, that guy is a gamer. I'm surprised he wasn't drafted, IMO he was a top 30-40 guy in the draft.



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 38,908, Level: 60
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 142
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,076
    Points
    38,908
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 12
    Given: 6

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Klay Thompson



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 73,450, Level: 84
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 1,400
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second Class50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ItsCyence's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Brookings, SD
    Posts
    3,351
    Points
    73,450
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 38
    Given: 73

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    Jimmy Butler and Malcolm Lee, only because they were picked by Chicago. I don't really have much interest in any of the other guys, and this has to have been one of the worst drafts in recent memory.
    Lee is with the Timberwolves.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 60,436, Level: 76
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 1,214
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures50000 Experience PointsVeteranSocial
    geburgess's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    WDSM, IA
    Posts
    2,382
    Points
    60,436
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Kemba baby. Loved watching him throughout the whole year of MBB, and then he starts getting ripped on and downgraded because of size. **** that ****, kid can ball. He's gonna be a star.

    On the flip side, the rookies I want to see fail are Kyrie Irving, Tristan Thompson, Justin Harper, and Milan Macvan because I hate Cleveland.


    Keepers of the Faith -- The Unknown



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 40,172, Level: 61
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 178
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    3GenClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Windsor Heights
    Posts
    2,121
    Points
    40,172
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 64
    Given: 95

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Ricky Rubio



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 63,807, Level: 78
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 1,043
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    4,914
    Points
    63,807
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 187
    Given: 40

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Enes Kanter



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 864,040, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 57.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,815
    Points
    864,040
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,775
    Given: 1,496

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    That kid who played in Qatar.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 183,513, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Ottumwa
    Posts
    9,374
    Points
    183,513
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 464
    Given: 72

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Jimmer

    I don't think he'd be able to guard a chair, but man can he shoot the basketball.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 21,560, Level: 44
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 90
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Greensboro, NC
    Posts
    1,537
    Points
    21,560
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    The kid that dropped out of high school to go play overseas, failed horribly and still got drafted. He averaged like 3 ppg..seriously someone drafted him and then someone traded for him?



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 113,796, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    madcityCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Madison, WI
    Posts
    5,773
    Points
    113,796
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 181

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Jimmy Butler from Marquette



  13. #13
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 11,267, Level: 32
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 683
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Malone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    324
    Points
    11,267
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Jan Vesely. Czech representin and ******* dynamite arm candy



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 40,366, Level: 62
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,284
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Bewilderme's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,543
    Points
    40,366
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 119
    Given: 88

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    Matta World Peace, and that Chukudungodunkadung guy


    'Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius-and a lot of courage-to move in the opposite direction.'
    -Einstein

  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 21,136, Level: 44
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 514
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    JustRedman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Gilbert
    Posts
    766
    Points
    21,136
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 1

    Re: Which rookie do you want to see suceed?

    I personally don't care. I didn't have any desire to watch the draft other than seeing DG get picked (which I was positive he would). I guess there is more of a market for Congo, Japan and Qatar players than there are for college seniors. I watched the last round and thought, "wow, this is the future of the NBA?" Foreign born players with mediocre stats get a draft and place status, knowing they aren't ready to join the league for another couple of years. NBA is turning into the MLB. Irrelevant draftees until 2013 or 2014. Good luck to DG.


    Cy 'till I Die

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM