Share “Twelve Thunder players to watch in the...”

Twelve Thunder players to watch in the summer league

Mike Baldwin Modified: July 5, 2009 at 1:08 pm •  Published: July 5, 2009
Advertisement
1. James Harden: The No. 3 overall pick is an adept passer as well as scorer. How many assists and rebounds he averages could be as revealing as how many points he scores.

→2. Russell Westbrook: A first-team All-Rookie selection last season, Westbrook will play in Orlando. How much improvement has the athletic point guard made the past three months in LA?

→3. D.J. White: Limited to a handful of games his rookie season, the former Big Ten Player of the Year is anxious to play a full season. Having added some muscle, White is projected to be part of the Thunder’s rotation.

→4. Shaun Livingston: The former lottery pick showed signs of overcoming a devastating knee injury that derailed his career. How much mobility has Livingston regained the past three months?

→5. B.J. Mullens: The 7-foot center didn’t start for Ohio State. He’s extremely athletic but is a project. How he fares in summer league and training camp in October could determine whether he starts in the D-League.

→6. Kyle Weaver: After contributing solid minutes as a rookie, starting 19 games, Weaver must continue to show improvement to remain in the rotation on a roster that’s still in flux.


Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Kaci Hickox, Nurse in Ebola Quarantine Standoff, Goes for a Bike Ride
  2. 2
    Study: Twitter turns reporters rude, insulting to politicians they once respected
  3. 3
    WATCH: Bryan College student drains half-court shot to win $10,000
  4. 4
    Mom beheaded by son was beloved professor
  5. 5
    VIDEO: UPS driver seen kicking expensive package on Long Island
+ show more