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2011 NBA Draft: Kyrie Irving and 5 Players Able to Get Teams over the Hump
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Owning a lottery pick in the NBA draft is the consolation for having a bad season. Teams will spend the next month picking apart every player’s game so they can draft their next star player.

This draft class has been described as the riskiest draft in recent memory. There are few players who will make an impact right away, but I believe that with time, these five players will lead their teams back to playoff contention.

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