The 2014-15 NBA rookies have worked hard to reach this threshold of their basketball careers, and only the final stage of preparation awaits them.
There are so many areas a young prospect must address as he joins the pro ranks. What's the one thing each player must focus on improving during training camp?
For many rookies, it's a tangible skill, such as post-up offense or long-range shooting. For others, their main issue to resolve is between the ears. The mental aspect of the game is daunting, and training camp is an opportunity for them to work on their decision-making and grow comfortable collaborating with new teammates.
We broke down the top 10 draft picks and highlighted the one facet of the game they should upgrade.
*Includes Nerlens Noel, a top-10 pick (No. 6) from 2013 who missed the 2013-14 season.