The NBA season is roughly 10 days old, and with that time lapse some separation between the haves and the have-nots has begun. A few members of the league's rookie class have begun to emerge.
Some (Cleveland's Kyrie Irving and Tristan Thompson, Charlotte's Kemba Walker) were expected to come in and contribute quickly given their high draft status and college pedigrees. Others (Miami's Norris Cole, Milwaukee's Jon Leuer) have made an early impact with little to no warning.
Let's take a look at a handful of the top rookies the NBA has to offer in the opening days of this abbreviated season.