NBA Diamonds in the Rough Who Need More Playing Time

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistFebruary 27, 2013

With superstars like LeBron James and Kevin Durant constantly in the NBA spotlight, it's easy for fans (and coaches) to overlook quality players located a little farther down the depth chart.

Some of these players are cursed by the depth of their teams, constantly competing with skilled teammates for minimal minutes.

Others find themselves on starter-driven teams behind stars who just can't seem to stay on the benchwe're looking at you, Kobe!

We caught up with NBA analyst Will Leivenberg in San Francisco to find out which players he considers to be diamonds in the rough, and he'll break them down for you in the video above.

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