Originally posted by sincalfaithful:yeah I hear what you're saying, but what can I say there is just something exciting about getting a highly touted player... I remember getting Kobe in 96' man that was nice... Seeing him struggle then become the player that is now... Its just awesome.. Being a Lakers fan you rarely get to see a young player come up through the organization.
Originally posted by bleeds9ersredandgold:
reading the last page of this thread, makes me hate the fact that being a Lakers fan we RARELY can get a top rookie to be excited about.
As a sports fan I enjoy thinking and discussing about the future of young rookies and what can be......
Why? If you have a top rookie or high draft pick, it means your team sucks balls a majority of the time. I'm fine with not having a rookie to watch play for a s**tty team