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7 Top 2014 NBA Draft Prospects Who Carry the Most Risk
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Although the 2014 NBA draft class is deep and richly talented, a few of these studs have some risk attached to them.

Positional questions surround a couple of the most exciting prospects, and uncertainty about future development makes others a little chancy. Injury concerns are also a factor, making a safe basketball option seem like an unnerving one.

We broke down the top candidates in this year's crop who carry the most risk. Most second-round picks are dicey entities to begin with, so we kept our focus on probable first-round selections, where there's more at stake for the teams picking.

Even if the gamble may ultimately be worth the reward, these top-tier draftees do present some precariousness.

 

*Prospects listed in order of their B/R Big Board rankings.

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