Each team's best chance at winning an award this season

Each team's best chance at winning an award this season

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MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES

JAREN JACKSON JR, ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

One of the most productive rookies in the most recent Summer League, Jaren Jackson Jr. flashed serious ability as a floor-spacing rim-protector – one of the most unique archetypes in the league. He may not have a huge role right away as a first-year player, but if he can slot in as Marc Gasol’s full-time frontcourt partner, there’s a chance the talented Michigan State product makes a push for Rookie of the Year thanks to his extremely unique skill-set.

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