NBA Playoffs Rookie Spotlight – Eastern Conference – With the final seedings for the 2014-15 NBA Playoffs set, it’s time to take a look at the players who will be getting their first taste of NBA post-season basketball. This piece will focus on NBA Rookies from the Eastern Conference and will be followed up with a similar post highlighting the NBA Rookies from the Western Conference.

But first, some overall facts. There are a total of 14 rookies on the roster of Eastern Conference playoff teams. Of those, only two* have seen significant playing time and are averaging double-digit, points-per-game. The Chicago Bulls and the Milwaukee Bucks top the others teams in the number of rookies on their roster with three each.

Joe Harris – Cleveland Cavaliers
2014 – 2nd Round, 33rd Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Upper Deck SPx Patch Auto, 2014-15 Panini Select Prizm Auto
Joe Harris UD SPxJoe Harris Select
Bruno Caboclo – Toronto Raptors
2014 – 1st Round, 22nd Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Prizm Auto, 2014-15 Panini Select Prizm Auto, 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Patch Auto
Brun Caboclo PrizmBrun Caboclo Select
 Lucas Nogueira  – Toronto Raptors
2014 – 1st Round, 16th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Upper Deck Exquisite, 2014-15 Panini Prizm
Lucas PrizmLucas
Cameron Bairstow – Chicago Bulls
2014 – 2nd Round, 49th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Gold Standard Auto, 2014-15 Donruss Elite Die-Cut Auto
Cameron Bairstow Gold StandardCameron Bairstow Elite
Doug McDermott – Chicago Bulls
2014 – 1st Round, 11th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Prizm Freshman Phenoms, 2014-15 Panini Prizm Auto
Doug McDermott PrizmDoug McDermott Prizm Auto
Nikola Mirotic* – Chicago Bulls
2011 – 1st Round, 23rd Overall
(10pts, 5 Rebounds)
Key Cards: 2014-15 Upper Deck Exquisite, 2014-15 Panini Prizm Gold
Nikola Mirotic ExquisiteNikola Mirotic Prizm Gold
Tyler Ennis – Milwaukee Bucks
2014 – 1st Round, 18th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Prizm Autos, 2014-15 Panini Select Patch Autos
Tyler Ennis PrizmTyler Ennis Select
Johnny O’Bryant – Milwaukee Bucks
2014 – 2nd Round, 36th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Patch Autos
Johhny OBryant Gold Standard 1Johhny OBryant Gold Standard 2
Jabari Parker* – Milwaukee Bucks
2014 – 1st Round, 2nd Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Prizm Pulsar, 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Patch Autos
Jabari parker Prizm PulsarJabari ParkerGold Standard
Marcus Smart – Boston Celtics
2014 – 1st Round, 6th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Patch Autos, 2014-15 Panini Select Patch Autos
Marcus Smart Gold StandardMarcus Smart Select
James Young – Boston Celtics
2014 – 1st Round, 17th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Upper Deck Letterman Autos, 2014-15 Panini Prizm Pulsar Autos
James Young LettermanJames Young Prizm
Corey Jefferson – Brooklyn Nets
2014 – 2nd Round, 60th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Court Kings Art Nouveau Jersey, 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Superscribe Auto
Corey JeffersonCorey Jefferson Gold
Bojan Bogdanovic – Brooklyn Nets
2011 – 2nd Round, 31st Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Select Gold Prizm Auto, 2014-14 Panini Prizm Gold
Bojan BOGDANOVIC SelectBojan BOGDANOVIC Prizm
Markel Brown – Brooklyn Nets
2014 – 2nd Round, 44th Overall
Key Cards: 2014-15 Panini Select Gold Auto, 2014-15 Court Kings Art Nouveau Patch
Markel Brown selectMarkel Brown Court Kings

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