NBA Rookies to Watch

Kyrie Irving
Text: Nicki Jhabvala
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Kyrie Irving

PG, Cleveland Cavaliers

Though only 6-foot-2, the top overall pick in the draft has a tall task ahead of him in Cleveland. With Baron Davis now in New York and the Cavs looking to improve off their historically awful 19-63 season, Irving will be looked to turn the franchise around, much like another top pick did in his seven seasons in Cleveland.

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