Every year there are players who fall to the second round of the NBA draft that end up having impactful careers in the NBA. This season will be no different.
Sometimes players slide because they've had injury problems. Other times, a player might fall to the second round because he's a bit undersized for his position. Or, it might be a situation where a player has the athleticism but lacks the polish desired of a first-round pick.
Regardless of the reason, there are sure to be diamonds in the rough from this year's second round. Here are seven second-rounders who fit the mold.
For full results from the 2012 NBA draft, click here.