Has a rookie ever been an All-Star starter?
Every Rookie to Start the All-Star Game
There have been 16 rookies overall to start the All-Star Game, most recently Yao Ming in 2003.
Can a rookie be MVP?
Only two rookies have won the award: Chamberlain in the 1959–60 season and Wes Unseld in the 1968–69 season.
Was Michael Jordan an All-Star his rookie year?
The Chicago Bulls selected Jordan with the third overall pick of the 1984 NBA draft after Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets) and Sam Bowie (Portland Trail Blazers). … The fans also voted in Jordan as an All-Star starter during his rookie season.