NBA Podcast: Breakout Players for Second Half of the Season

Ricky Rubio will be better in the second half of the season. Because he has to be.
Ricky Rubio will be better in the second half of the season. Because he has to be.Harry How/Getty Images
Joel C. CordesNBA Associate EditorJanuary 24, 2013

Get out your bandwagon tickets, because these trains are about to leave the station.

They may have struggled and/or been incognito during the first 40-some games, but that's going to change. Starting now.

Whether returning from injury, seeing an increased role, finally getting comfortable or just because they HAVE to be better, these NBA players are going to rock it during the second half of the season.

On this episode of Basketball by Association, NBA Lead Writer Jonathan Wasserman joins NBA Assistant Editors Ethan Norof and Joel C. Cordes to predict who will break out in the final 40 games.

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