The NBA Summer League tips off in a matter of days, so it's time to pinpoint which rookies will flourish during the exhibitions.
These midsummer tune-ups usually lack the team chemistry and fluidity we're used to seeing in the regular season. Consequently, the players who excel are those who outwork and outrun their opponents while aggressively creating buckets.
The 2014 draft class is littered with talent, but which newbies are primed to produce in Orlando and Las Vegas? Only the most versatile and polished players will rise above the crowd.
We identified a handful of rookies who will stand out and post robust numbers during summer league play.