Under the Hill?

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As a companion to yesterday’s 40th birthday post, here are six players that played an NBA game on their 19th birthday (there are no players who played a game on their 18th birthday – the closest was Andrew Bynum, who played his first game when he was 18 years 6 days old).Looking at the results, we see a possible reason … Read More

Doubleplusgood Beginnings

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Since the 1983-84 season, 4 players have started their careers with a string of at least 4 double-doubles. You’re likely not going to be surprised by any of the names on this list.In 1989, The Admiral himself, David Robinson, kicked off his career with 4 straight double-doubles. ┬áHe scored at least 19 points in each game, and averaged an incredible … Read More