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Lopez on a Roll

Over the last two games, Brook Lopez is averaging 23 ppg, 14.5 rpg, 3 bpg while shooting 59%. Over three, it's 20.3, 12.3, 2.0 and 56%. Rookie rankers are taking notice. SI has him at #4, HoopsWorld at #3 and ESPN's John Hollinger #2 (behind Russell Westbrook) among rookies playing better than 30 minutes a game. David Thorpe writes, "Lopez will be the most skilled of the true 7-foot centers in the NBA".