2014 NBA Draft Tracker: Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins are the real deal

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  • TFUDD SLC, UT
    Nov. 11, 2013 2:54 p.m.

    @slopJ30

    That's what I thought until a few years ago. Remember when every starting player for Kentucky was drafted in the first round? They also had their freshmen backup center drafted as well.

  • Jazz Source Alpine, UT
    Nov. 11, 2013 2:12 p.m.

    @ Slopjoe30

    Tell that to the Larry Johnson led unlv runnin rebels. Or Kentuckys draft class a couple of seasons ago.

    Teams of players can stand out and demonstrate the ability to share the ball and play as a group.

  • SlopJ30 St Louis, MO
    Nov. 11, 2013 12:24 p.m.

    It's going to be hard for more than a couple of those Kentucky guys to stand out statistically unless they start playing with two basketballs. That's what I never really understood about blue-chippers joining already loaded classes -- if your goal is to stand out in your freshman year and make yourself more appealing to the NBA, joining a bunch of other guys with the same goal seems counter productive.