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 bench—we'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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