Hopefully, you have been enjoying yourself and have been having a nice holiday season. I wondered to myself, what were the biggest surprises of this NBA season so far? Right now in the NBA, many different things have been going on. Here are some of the things that have surprised me over the past couple of months.

  1. The Sacramento Kings are a good basketball team and could make the playoffs.

The Kings do have a lot of young talent, but they had not had a winning season in over a decade since the 2005–06 season. They have won 19 out…


Many draft analysts have projected CSP Limoges’ 6–9 forward Sekou Doumbouya to go in the lottery for the 2019 NBA Draft, with numerous online publications projecting him to go in the top 5. But unlike last year’s third overall pick and Dallas Mavericks’ rookie Luka Doncic, Doumbouya may be a relative unknown in the U.S, as he did not play in France’s top league or in the Euroleague last year, and he hasn’t been playing at the highest levels of international basketball up until this season.

He did play in France’s second division last year, but he only produced mixed…

Alan Lu

I write articles for NBAScoutingLive.com and medium.com/bballins. Went to Saint Louis University for undergrad, and grad school at Seattle University.

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