Rick Bonnell: LaMelo Ball is a lock for rookie of the year. 'You aren't going to see many like him.'

Terry Rozier has had All-Star teammates, he’s played on Boston Celtics teams that advanced deep in the playoffs. He knows how to distinguish between NBA good and NBA special. “He’s special,” Rozier said of Charlotte Hornets rookie LaMelo Ball. “We’ve got a star in the making. “I would tell people just to enjoy it. You aren’t going to see many people like him.” The Hornets were blah in a 123-111 road loss Monday to the Portland Trail Blazers. They were missing three of their top seven players and were coming off a last-second victory over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday; Monday was the fifth gam…

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