When the NBA regular season wrapped up last week, sixteen teams punched their tickets to postseason action while fourteen others were sent home for the summer while their team's front offices ponder what next steps to take in improving their teams.
One place team's will surely look will be the NBA Draft. College and International stars alike are preparing for the next step of their careers as they head to the Big Apple and find their fate under the bright lights of Madison Square Garden.
With the completion of the NCAA Tournament, players have had their final chance at impressing teams on a public scale. It's now up to the talent evaluators for each and every team to assess their needs and decipher who may be best suited to fill in.
When you take into account the uncertain labor situation in the NBA and the impacts that it may have on veteran free agency, the draft takes on a whole new meaning.
As the season winds down and teams are eliminated from contention one by one, more and more attention will turn towards the stars of the future.
Stay tuned as we analyze the top talent available and where they might just fit in on an NBA roster.