The NBA break is right around the corner, which means that the rookie All-Star game is too. Miami Heat's Kendrick Nunn and Tyler Herro are expected to make the Eastern Conference All-Star team, and there's a trend spreading through the Heat locker room that fans need to learn so they could support the two rookies. 

Tyler Herro had high expectations leading up to his Miami Heat debut after making big waves in highschool basketball and being recruited by John Calipari to play in the Kentucky Wildcats. 

Thankfully for Heat fans, the sharp-shooter has not only lived up to expectations but exceeded them. Herro has shown an attitude and maturity that is usually not expected from 19-year-olds. 

Kendrick Nunn, on the other hand, has been one of the biggest and most delightful surprises of the season. The undrafted rookie made a huge impression on Erick Spoelstra during the preseason and well, the rest is history. 

Nunn has shattered rookie numbers that belonged to Dwyane Wade and has the potential to be a crucial piece in Spoelstra's roster as the team moves ahead. 

Miami fans ought to notice a certain gesture that symbolizes Herro's and Nunn's greatness. They are, after all, baby goats. 

For context, the term goat, mainly used in sports, stands for greatest of all time. Seeing as Nunn and Herro are not even old enough to rent a car on their own, they cannot be goats. So the two Heat ballers have come up with a more fitting title: baby goats. 

The single pinky on their head resembles a miniature version of a goat's horn. It's a thing. So fans, take note. 

Even veterans of the team like Udonis Haslem have gotten on board with the baby goat movement. 

You know you're doing something right if Udonis Haslem, four-time NBA champion, supports you. Before this season began there was plenty of speculation regarding Haslem retiring or not. Well, he hasn't and it seems he's glad about the direction he sees the Heat going toward. 

Voting for the All-Star game ends on January 20. This year's All-Star weekend festivities will take place in Chicago from February 14-16. The rookies will face the sophomores of the NBA for the "Rising Stars" game on the 14th. 

Head over to and cast your vote, and be sure to check out these articles about more recent player shenanigans, and why the entire basketball league is impressed with Miami this season. 

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