For any athlete, choosing a number is a very special moment. Whether it is because of a prior favorite athlete, a family reference or a specific date, everyone has that number that they cherish. That number follows that player, hopefully, throughout their careers at every level.
At the 2013 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot, the 2013 draft class finally got to wear their new uniforms in front of the camera.
NBA correspondent Lance Fresh got a chance to catch up with the rookies and found out exactly why these young players selected their uniform numbers.
Watch now to find out if these guys have any special attachment to their numbers.
Which number would you choose? Let us know in the comments below.