Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion

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Ja vs Zion, Who Ya Got?

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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#21 » by VCfor3 » Tue Mar 17, 2020 3:06 pm

I think Ja for ROY should be fairly obvious even though Zion has had a fantastic run since he has come back from injury and certainly has a case. Zion is still the clear #1 guy in this rookie class but Ja has been able to do more this season due purely to more opportunity/availability.
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#22 » by madmaxmedia » Tue Mar 17, 2020 6:00 pm

Considering the regular season is over or at minimum significantly shortened, Zion isn't going to have played enough games to be in this race.
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#23 » by Crizzle » Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:16 pm

the award is nice and all, but just knowing that Ja has a chance to be a special player is enough for me. Im sure pels fans feel the same way about zion
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#24 » by Ron Swanson » Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:23 pm

Amazed that this poll is even as close as it is. You just can't give the award to a guy that played 19 games, no matter how great he's been. Ja will rightfully be a unanimous choice.
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#25 » by Kingsway_fan » Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:03 am

Zion. No contest.
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#26 » by KGtabake » Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:01 pm

Kingsway_fan wrote:Zion. No contest.

No contest when he has played 19 games played in total?
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Re: Rookie Discussion [19/20] [part II] Ja v Zion 

Post#27 » by TheBallsDeeper » Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:59 pm

I think it would be close even if they played a similar amount of games.
Zion was amazingly consistent, had a high work ethic and great motor, Morant has a great all-round game, points, assists, defense, effort, and I think there is a chance that he be the best player in the league one day. I think Morant will make his team better, where as Zion could be a Blake Griffen.

If I had to choose one assuming a healthy career I don't know who I'd prefer, but when including risk I would go Morant.

I voted Morant, but disappointed there wasn't a Ben Simmons option.

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