Morant Nunn shares the rookie of the month for the third consecutive month

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 Morant Nunn shares the rookie of the month for the third consecutive month


Morant is the first player in Grizzlies history to win the rookie of the month for three consecutive months. His rookie of the month has won the same number of awards as Paul Gasol (2001-02 season). In January, Morant led the team to 11-4 with the best record in the Western Conference. Morant leads all rookies with 17.5 points and 8.3 assists per game. He also has 54.2% shooting percentage, becoming the first rookie in the century to deliver at least 17 points and 8 assists per month and at least 50% shooting percentage.

In terms of team, grizzlies lead the league with 28.6 assists per game in January, and they lead the league with 27.6 assists per game in the season. They are moving towards the direction of creating a single season record in team history.

Morant, 20, scored 20 + four times in January and sent out two doubles four times, including 22 points against Spurs on January 10 and 14 assists in a single game of rookie history. Morant also got his best 26 points in January in the game on January 14, 10 of 11 shots, and 8 assists. He became the first rookie in NBA history to get at least 25 points and 8 assists, with a shooting percentage of at least 90%. Morant scored 42 points in the away win over the Knicks on January 29.

Morant was selected in the second place in 2019. This season, he averaged 17.3 points, 3.4 rebounds, 7.1 assists and 1.05 steals from the leading team. He was selected into the all star rookie challenge.

Like Morant, Nunn also won the title of rookie of the month for the third consecutive month. He became the first rookie in NBA history to win the title of rookie of the month for many times, and the second rookie in the history of the heat team to win the title of rookie of the month for many times. He joined Butler (four times).

In January, he played 11 games, averaging 16.8 points, 3.5 assists and 2.8 rebounds, leading the eastern rookies in scoring. This month, Nunn had a 50.7% shooting percentage, a 37.5% three-point percentage and a 94.7% free throw percentage. Nunn scored 713 points in January, the second highest point in the draft. In the first half of the game against Spurs on January 15, Nunn made eight shots, three-point four shots, and became the first draft pick in history to make perfect hits when he made so many shots in the half. This season, Nunn averaged 15.8 points per game, helping the heat rookies to average 29.3 points per game, which is the leagues rookie team scoring the most points this season, ranking third in history. On January 22, Nunn scored his 90th three-point goal, rising to No. 2 on the heats rookie list. Source: Netease sports Author: Evan, editor in charge: Yang Jiankun, ns4215

In January, he played 11 games, averaging 16.8 points, 3.5 assists and 2.8 rebounds, leading the eastern rookies in scoring. This month, Nunn had a 50.7% shooting percentage, a 37.5% three-point percentage and a 94.7% free throw percentage. Nunn scored 713 points in January, the second highest point in the draft. In the first half of the game against Spurs on January 15, Nunn made eight shots, three-point four shots, and became the first draft pick in history to make perfect hits when he made so many shots in the half.

This season, Nunn averaged 15.8 points per game, helping the heat rookies to average 29.3 points per game, which is the leagues rookie team scoring the most points this season, ranking third in history. On January 22, Nunn scored his 90th three-point goal, rising to No. 2 on the heats rookie list.