That's not necessarily true at all. With a rookie you know they are going to make mistakes due to inexperience that a vet wouldn't but thats a necessary evil you have to swallow in order for that player to gain the knowledge and reps to improve. Learning from lecture, books or what you see is only 10 percent of the actual learning experience. The majority of what you learn is learned from real experience not watching someone else experience it for you.
Mo such thing as "giving" minutes in pro sports
If Clarkson is better than Ramon, he would play. Otherwise, he gets to learn