Two things are certain in the summer: People will run to air conditioning quicker than Bieber in a girl-scout encampment, and the NBA draft will be chock-full of busts. However, a select few will skyrocket to stardom.
From top-five no-brainers to late-round diamonds in the rough, 2012's rendition of the NBA draft is crammed with household names.
On June 28, futures will be dictated, and franchises will be transformed for better or worse.
Out of the 30 first-round selections, the following seven will stand out amongst the crowd before their careers reach the finish line.