The 2012 NBA Draft has inspired confidence of fans, analysts and general managers everywhere across the NBA. With as stacked a class of rookies as we've ever seen, this year's new breed of talent appear poised to become the stars of tomorrow.
The question is, how will they fare from the opening gun?
Although we'd love to speculate that each rookie will dominate the NBA in the way they may have at the college ranks, it rarely ever goes that way. Each player will have a learning curve, with some finding it more difficult to overcome than others.
Fortunately for readers everywhere, each first round draft pick's prospective statistical season has been broken down on the following slides.
For some fan favorites, big things are in store. For others, it will not be as pleasant to experience their first taste of the NBA.
One way or another, this season is going to be one to remember.