There's excitement and intrigue surrounding most of the 2013 NBA draftees, but only a small handful will experience pressure to succeed as rookies.
Newcomers who have extensive skills are often called upon to carry hefty responsibilities as soon as they enter the Association. Other rookies are simply thrown into a situation in which the team's weaknesses require them to log abundant minutes and make plays.
The 2013 rookie class isn't burdened with the megastar expectations of years past, yet there are several players who need to bring their top stuff in year one.
Who are the NBA rookies under the most pressure to perform in 2013-14?