Seeing as he's currently playing with Team USA in London and was the No. 1 pick of the 2012 NBA draft, Anthony Davis has to be considered the favorite for Rookie of the Year during the upcoming NBA season.
However, a number of players—most notably these six—could challenge him for the honor.
This is shaping up to be a solid draft class, so the competition will be tight from the opening tip on Oct. 30 until the close of the regular season.
Read on to find out who can challenge "The Unibrow" for Rookie of the Year honors.