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Steep Learning Curve

It's been an up-and-down rookie season for D'Angelo Russell, who talks about learning from Kobe Bryant and his other teammates. Russell part of BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge

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Rookie Ladder: Leading The Charge

As the season hits the break, one rookie stands head and shoulders above the rest.

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Rookie Diary: Looking Ahead

Kristaps Porzingis is glad to be in Toronto next week, but has eyes on the main stage.

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Position Rankings

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Staying power

The rookies have impressed so far behind solid defense. How do they stack up so far?


Kia Rookie Ladder

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Rookie Ladder

The Rookie Ladder is a constantly updated ranking of the top 10 rookies.'s Rookie Survey

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Having their say

The draftees reveal their picks for top defender, best playmaker and the Kia Rookie of the Year, too.

Video: NBA Rooks

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Video: NBA Rooks

Learn about life as a rookie in the NBA -- watch every episode of NBA Rooks.