It's still far too soon to tell who will follow in Kyrie Irving's footsteps, but next season's Rookie of the Year race promises to be a tight one.
If the Las Vegas NBA Summer League action is any indication, there will be more than a few rookies ready to contribute right away.
From big men like Anthony Davis, Thomas Robinson and Johnson Henson to skilled scorers like Bradley Beal and Jeremy Lamb, there's a wide variety of talent on which fans should keep a close eye.
Then there are guys like Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who seemingly fall into a category of their own.
Now that we've seen upcoming rookies in action for the first time since the NCAA tournaments, what kind of odds do these guys have to walk away the best of their class?