The NBA draft is one of the most nerve-wracking events of the offseason for one simple reason: nothing is assured. Every player comes with a risk and "bust potential," however small.
Of course, there are players who are much more likely to succeed. Guys like Thomas Robinson and Anthony Davis are "locks" in every way, save some untimely injury or horrid coaching. Robinson showed vast improvement in the past year and Davis was the most dominant defensive force in recent memory.
Needless to say, Robinson and Davis made this list. Other players on this list hold more uncertain professional futures, and some that are left off may be the most efficacious in the NBA. Only time will tell.
This is entirely based on who will be the best in three years.
Let's get started.