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 Jared Sullinger was not named to the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge roster
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Re: Jared Sullinger was not named to the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2013, 04:01:20 PM »

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That's just silly.

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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2013, 04:02:05 PM »

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That don't makea no sense
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Who was named ahead of him?

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Re: Jared Sullinger does not make the NBA rising stars challenge game
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What the heck?   ???

Makes no sense at all.


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Wow that is a shock.  Sully has been playing really well.  I know he isn't a contender for rookie of the year or anything, but I would have thought him a top 6 or 7 rookies this year.  Hmmm.   

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« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2013, 04:06:45 PM »

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sophomores Kenneth Faried, Kyrie Irving, Brandon Knight, Kawhi Leonard, Chandler Parsons, Klay Thompson, and Tristan Thompson;  Nikola Vučević

and rookies Harrison Barnes, Bradley Beal, Anthony Davis, Andre Drummond, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Damian Lillard, Alexey Shved, Dion Waiters, and Tyler Zeller as the competitors in the 2013 event.

The specific teams won't be revealed until February 7th


Shved made the team?

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This is from Houston Chronicle. The player pool for the Rising Stars Challenge.

All-Star Weekend
Friday, Feb. 15 at Houston

Rookies
Bradley Beal, Washington, G

Anthony Davis, New Orleans, F

Andre Drummond, Detroit, C

Harrison Barnes, Golden State, F

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Charlotte, G-F

Damian Lillard, Portland, G

Dion Waiters, Cleveland, G

Tyler Zeller, Cleveland, F-C


Second-Year

Kenneth Faried, Denver, F

Kyrie Irving, Cleveland, G

Brandon Knight, Detroit, G

Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio, F

Chandler Parsons, Houston, F

Alexey Shved, Minnesota, G

Klay Thompson, Golden State, G

Tristan Thompson, Cleveland, F

Nikola Vucevic, Orlando, C

Kemba Walker, Charlotte, G


The fact that Shved and Tyler Zeller made it but not Sullinger makes me, in the words of CM Punk, SICK!
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« Reply #9 on: January 30, 2013, 04:08:51 PM »

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I can't see Zeller over Sully.

http://www.basketball-reference.com/play-index/pcm_finder.cgi?request=1&sum=0&p1=sullija01&y1=2013&p2=zellety01&y2=2013

Sully is just better.  He crushes Zeller in terms of FG% and rebound rate.

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« Reply #10 on: January 30, 2013, 04:10:17 PM »

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Zeller should be over Sully, but Sully still should have made it. :(
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Re: Jared Sullinger does not make the NBA rising stars challenge game
« Reply #11 on: January 30, 2013, 04:12:01 PM »

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Shved deserve in too. He was one of the best rookies in the first month or two.
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Re: Jared Sullinger does not make the NBA rising stars challenge game
« Reply #13 on: January 30, 2013, 04:13:17 PM »

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Zeller should be over Sully, but Sully still should have made it. :(

If you're putting Zeller and Shved on the team, who are you booting to make room for Sully?

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Re: Jared Sullinger does not make the NBA rising stars challenge game
« Reply #14 on: January 30, 2013, 04:14:35 PM »

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Wow. Very surprised. Dumb decision.

 

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