The 2012 NBA Draft takes place tonight at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., as teams stock up with young talent. ESPN has live coverage of the Draft beginning at 7pm ET. NBA TV has pre-Draft coverage beginning at 5:30pm ET, as well as analysis following the Draft. This year’s rookie class will be loaded with members of the NCAA champion Kentucky Wildcats, with Anthony Davis (and his Unibrow ™, pictured), Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Terrence Jones among the top prospects. Other players likely to be picked early include Florida’s Bradley Beal, Kansas’ Thomas Robinson, Connecticut’s Andre Drummond, North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and Syracuse’s Dion Waiters. The New Orleans Hornets have the first pick, followed by the Charlotte Bobcats, who are reportedly entertaining offers from other teams wanted to trade up.
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