The 2012 NBA draft class was seen by many to be one of the deepest in history. Now, with the upcoming season looming, it is time to see if all of the hype is true.
Some rookies have a lot to prove immediately. Anthony Davis, the first overall pick, is a prime example. Others, like Jared Sullinger, are more likely to be eased into the lineup.
Overall, this draft class has a huge upside. Many of these players could emerge as stars as early as their rookie season.
Here's a look at what we can expect statistically from each first-round pick this season.