The 2011 NBA Draft is set to begin on June 23 in Newark, New Jersey. Thirty teams, two rounds, one goal.
Thirty NBA teams will add one or many new faces into the folds of their franchise. They may be guards, forwards, or centers, but they will have one thing in common. They will be expected to fill a role and contribute.
From the reeling Cleveland Cavaliers selecting No. 1 overall all the way down to the last pick in the first round, every team will have needs that need to be addressed.
Between the two rounds that will take place Thursday night, 60 players will be selected. Some will be studs, others will be duds. In the first round, the players selected will arrive with lofty expectations.
Here is who will be selected in the first round, and where they will land: