Gordon's not top rookie, but was named NBA's best sub.
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Hey, Rookie ... You Were Good
The debate is over, the votes are in. The 2004-05 got milk? Rookie of the Year is ... Charlotte's Emeka Okafor, who edged former UConn teammate Ben Gordon. The Bulls' guard didn't walk empty handed, however, as Gordon became the first rookie ever to win the NBA's Sixth Man Award.
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Atlantic: Araujo, Ariza, Iguodala, Jefferson, West
Central: Deng, Gordon, Jackson
Northwest: Humphries, Telfair
Pacific: Livingston, Martin
Southwest: Devin Harris and Andre Emmett
Southeast: Howard, Childress, Smith and Nelson

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NBA Draft 2004
From Dwight Howard to Rashad Wright, take a look back at every pick in the NBA Draft last June, as well as photos, videos and much more.

2003-04 Rookie Report
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ROOKIE RANKINGS
Charlotte's Emeka Okafor holds the top spot in the season-ending got milk? Rookie Rankings.

Complete Rankings
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SEASON LEADERS
 
PLAYER
TEAM
PPG
RPG
APG
Charlotte
13.2
2.8
2.0
Memphis
9.0
4.5
.7
Toronto
8.9
5.4
1.6
Toronto
8.3
2.9
.5
Minnesota
7.9
5.1
.6
Portland
7.6
4.6
.4
New Jersey
7.5
2.1
3.0
Cleveland
7.3
1.9
.7
Utah
7.0
4.6
.6
L.A. Lakers
6.2
1.8
2.4
Minnesota
5.9
1.7
1.9
Atlanta
5.8
5.5
.5
Denver
5.6
2.0
1.1
Memphis
5.6
3.1
3.2
Utah
4.9
1.5
.4

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