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The NBA Draft Lottery Player Guide

Outside the top two picks, the 2011 NBA draft is a mystery. We present our cheat sheet for the league's newest mystery men.

Updated: June 22, 2011, 10:47 PM ET
By Grantland Staff

Kyrie Irving Age: 19 Height: 6-3 Weight: 191 Duke

Before Kyrie Irving hurt his big toe (or as Duke fans call it, "Butler's Revenge"), he was the undisputed top dog on what could have been a legendary team. That was no small feat — his competition included Kyle Singler, a first-team preseason All-American, and Nolan Smith, who went on to finish third in the Player of the Year race. But for those eight games, Irving was the best player on the court. That didn't change when ...

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