- David Thorpe, NBA
The rookies, as always, will have a tough fight on their hands in this game. Their opponents are very talented and are stronger and better skilled at most spots.
Typically, the rookies just enjoy the show, while the sophs enjoy giving a beatdown. But the rooks also have superb talent, and if they can get focused and try to compete, they have a few guys who can make a difference in this game and keep it close.
Scouts Inc.'s David Thorpe breaks down what we can expect to see from the rookies and sophs.