The 2012 NBA draft was looked at as one of the best classes to enter the league in a while, but that doesn't mean it's exempt from its fair share of disappointment.
The NBA is a star-driven league, and every franchise hopes for the next big thing on draft day. Unfortunately for the organizations who reached, took chances and held their breath for greatness, very few end up becoming perennial All-Stars.
A slow start to a professional career doesn't mean much long-term, but for the teams seeking immediate turnarounds, success will have to wait when it comes to un-groomed prospects.
*All stats are accurate as of Jan. 3, 2013 at 12:00 AM.