To survive — and thrive — in the NBA, young players need to have game. It also helps to have style.
As the legendary Deion Sanders once said, "When you look good, you feel good. And when you feel good, you play good. And when you play good, they pay good."
The journey to a successful professional basketball career began for some players at the 2019 NBA draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Here's what they looked like as their hoop dreams became reality.