Summer League is coming to a close. Teams have gotten their first look at their NBA rookies, evaluating them with every game. A champion will be crowned today, but the majority of the work has already been done. NBA teams are gearing up for the rest of the offseason and the rookies have stated their case.
The 2014 NBA Draft class was heralded years in advance. With at least two players expected to change a franchise, a third emerged during the 2013-14 college basketball season. Others were seen as potential stars but with a little more work to be done.
Now that these respective rookies have gotten their feet wet and free agency has settled down in the NBA, we can take a look at some of the top rookies for the upcoming season and see where we’re at. Each player has a different look around them and a different situation ahead of them next season. Some situations are more favorable than others.
Let’s take a quick glance at some of the top rookies and their current situations.