Brook Lopez is getting noticed. Al Iannazzone quotes a Western Conference official: "Brook Lopez could be really special." An Eastern Conference scout says simply of his Orlando performance, "he was the best player for that week", meaning better than Michael Beasley. No doubt he needs to work on his "D", as does Ryan Anderson, but the Nets are happy with their picks. ESPN's David Thorpe sees some flaws.
- Rookie Lopez a hit in summer league play - Al Iannazzone - The Record
- Rookie Watch: Who's standing out in summer-league play? - David Thorpe - ESPN