The 2019 NBA No. 3 draft pick finally caught fire, albeit in a losing cause in Las Vegas.
RJ Barrett, 19, arrived in New York amongst huge fanfare, but after a few underwhelming performances at the on-going NBA Summer League, many were concerned about his credentials.
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The New York Knicks rook, though, went some way in quashing those claims putting up a team-high 17 points (6-14 FG), 10 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 blocks against the Toronto Raptors.