Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 3/7/13
There is always talk about the so called "rookie wall" that these high profile rookies hit. For the most part I agree with the theory and see rookies hit a point in the season where it looks like their progress stalls out. But here in Portland we are seeing a special rookie that hasn't hit the supposed wall. Every basketball fan has their own theory as to why the rookie wall occurs. One of the most subscribed to theories is that the NBA season is so much longer and more grueling than a college season. The rookies can wear out and become less productive because of the draining schedule. That is why after the first season, a lot of the rookies come back stronger the next year; they learn how to condition and improve themselves leading into the next 82 game dockett. Damian Lillard is a special rookie. While rookies such as Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and  Bradley Beal have seemingly hit the wall, Lillard appears unstoppable. Lillard has now won all four Western Conf...
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