The 2012 NBA draft is set and ready, with the lottery concluded and the draft order decided.
Waiting at every turn is a player who could potentially alter the long-term future of a franchise, evolving from prospect to star professional.
Hidden in the rough or found in the lottery, certain players will find success right off of the bat. For one reason or another, their abilities will translate to success and longevity at the NBA level. It will also lead to Rookie of the Year consideration.
As for who those players are and where they're hiding, the following slides will offer a perspective as to who will shine and why.