Commentary

Rookie Watch: Noah's rising, Durant's struggling

Originally Published: January 30, 2008
By David Thorpe | ESPN.com

Editor's note: Each week, David Thorpe ranks the rookies and provides his observations on the celebrated class of 2007-08.

Also, check out Thorpe's updated Rookie 50 rankings.

Some rookies are showing consistent growth. Some aren't. And some need to work on their shooting form. Here are my latest observations: