The NBA All-Rookie teams honor the top 10 rookies of the year. These rookies are typically blessed with immediate playing time, as well as a level of NBA-readiness that allows them to compete right out of the gates.
There aren't too many first-year players set for guaranteed minutes. Most who were taken outside the lottery will have to wait their turn. In fact, only six of them have a realistic shot at starting.
Still, there are 10 strong candidates to make an immediate NBA impact.
We've predicted the first and second All-Rookie teams based on each player's projected role and how prepared they are to fill it.