My heart is with the rookies (how can it not be when I'm writing about them every week?), but I have to admit, this looks to be a daunting task in the Big Easy. The sophomores have won the past five years, and unless the rookies play a perfect game, it looks like a sixth straight L.
The sophomores have a solid trio in first-time All-Star
Still, don't count out the rookies quite yet. They certainly have the talent and depth to win this glorified pickup game. Unfortunately, their strength is in their defense (shot-blocker
Unfortunately again for the rookies, the sophomores have the edge on the offensive end. Looking at the rookie roster,
We'll find out Friday night, and you can bet I'll be paying close attention. And if you know of a good bar in Atlanta to watch the game, let me know and we can share a drink.