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Nunn named Eastern Conference rookie of the month

Heat guard recognized

Miami Heat's Kendrick Nunn goes up for a shot past Philadelphia 76ers' Al Horford on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.
Miami Heat's Kendrick Nunn goes up for a shot past Philadelphia 76ers' Al Horford on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

MIAMI – Heat Guard Kendrick Nunn picked up an honor on Thursday.

The NBA named Nunn the Eastern Conference rookie of the month.

Nunn averaged 15.5 points per game in December.

The Heat guard also grabbed 3.3 rebounds, dished 3.9 assists and had .5 steals per game.

The Heat went 11-4 during the month.


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