Tuesday , Oct , 20 , 2009 J.N.

Flagrant Foul’s 2009-2010 NBA Predictions

Flagrant Foul's 2009-2010 NBA PredictionsI’ll keep moving along since the NBA season is about to start. It’s only customary to input my predictions as well. There is no need to place $5 in this pool. Writer Christopher Sells has a nice list of predictions he put together. I did this last season, too. I want to renew my membership so here is my bucket list. Enjoy!

First coach to be fired: Any coach working the Sacramento Kings team.

First coach to have a meltdown talking to himself: Scott Skiles

First rookie to rot on the bench: Brandon Jennings

Best team in the league record wise: Los Angeles Lakers

Best team to argue that they are really the best: Kevin Garnett and the Boston Celtics

Most overrated rookie: Stephen Curry

Defensive Player of the Year: Dwight Howard

Scoring champ: Kevin Durant

The team that the media paints constantly as the hot place to be for NBA superstars in 2010: New York Knicks

Rookie of the Year: Blake Griffin

Sixth man of the Year: Manu Ginobli

The first guy who demands to be traded: Stephen Jackson followed by anyone on the Los Angeles Clippers

The team to suffer a collapse after the All Star break: Chicago Bulls

Worst record teams: Sacramento Kings/Golden State Warriors/Charlotte Bobcats/Milwaukee Bucks

Surprise rookie: Dejuan Blair

MVP: Lebron James

East Champs: Boston

West Champs: LA Lakers

Champions: LA Lakers

Finals MVP : Kobe Bryant

What do you think? Place your thoughts below.