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Jordan Clarkson finishes seventh in NBA rookie of the year voting
Jordan Clarkson finishes seventh in NBA rookie of the year voting

Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson came in seventh in the voting for this season's NBA rookie of the year award. On Thursday, the league announced Andrew Wiggins of the Minnesota Timberwolves as the winner of the award with 110 of 130 first-place votes. Nikola Mirotic (Chicago Bulls) came in second, followed by Nerlens Noel (Philadelphia 76ers) and Elfrid Payton (Orlando Magic). Payton received a total of 51 first-, second- or third-place votes to place fourth overall. Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics) received one second-place vote, along with three for third. Jusuf Nurkic (Denver Nuggets) earned a single second-place vote and finished sixth. Clarkson placed right behind Nurkic with a...

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