Jun 27, 2014, 7:38 PM EDT
The NBA Draft ended up having a little less drama than we expected in terms of trades and craziness as fans.
But for 60 men, it was a once in a lifetime experience — they got to hear their name called in the NBA Draft. It was the culmination of a dream and years of hard work, yet at the same time the start of a new era of work and dreams.
Relive the first 30 names being called and the joy.
We can get to picking apart their games and chances at Summer League.
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- Lakers make it official — finally — and hire Byron Scott as head coach 13
- Derrick Rose: “I’ve become a smarter player, but I’m mad it took me seven years to learn it.” 25
- Shelly Sterling beats Donald Sterling in court, clears sale of Clippers to Steve Ballmer 67
- Report: Timberwolves have talked to Sixers about Thaddeus Young as Kevin Love replacement 26
- All eyes on Derrick Rose as USA Basketball mini-camp begins 23
- Klay Thompson doesn’t anticipate being traded, says he expects to play with Warriors next season 10
- PBT Power Rankings: After summer shakeups, Spurs still team to beat 50