Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball was announced the 2020-2021 NBA Rookie of the Year on Wednesday. The 19-year-old averaged 15.7 PPG, 5.9 RPG & 6.1 APG in 51 games. During his press conference, Ball gave a short take on if his 51 games played was enough to prove he was the NBA’s best rookie.
(Via Bally Sports Southeast):
“I feel like if you’ve seen somebody for 51 games, you kind of know what you’re getting at the end of the day.”