With the NBA lottery set and the 2013 NBA draft less than a month away, front offices around the league are working to evaluate all of the available talent.
Teams at the top of the NBA draft order will have their choice of the very best players. Figuring out who will become a superstar and who won't reach their potential is important.
One straightforward way of doing that is finding a relevant pro comparison for a prospect to see what he will likely become. Of course, there is more to evaluating talent than finding out which NBA player a prospect reminds you of.
But having a lot of similarities with an already-proven star can't hurt, right?
Read on to see pro comparisons for the top five 2013 NBA draft prospects.