This year there were some first-time NBA All-Stars, including Luol Deng and Roy Hibbert. There most certainly will be more first-timers next year.
Some of these are new to the conversation and some are overdue for a selection.
While all 10 on this list won't be in the All-Star Game next year, look for some of them to make it and all of them to be in the conversation.
Here are the top 10 rising studs who could be make their All-Star Game debuts in 2013.