Every NBA Team's Most Exciting Prospect

The NBA is full of superstars that we have loved for years who are currently dominating the league. But what will happen in a few years when these players start to wear down and can't be the face of the NBA anymore? Young prospects are the future of the NBA, and pretty soon a lot of these guys will be the new LeBrons, Currys, and Durants of the league.

Young players are very exciting to each NBA franchise. They give bad teams hope that things will be better in the upcoming seasons and good teams the peace of mind that they will have a positive future without their current stars. The term "prospect" is very broad, so I am choosing players who have not yet established themselves in the NBA. Rookies are ideal but 2nd or 3rd year players that are still proving themselves are just as much of a prospect to their respective teams. The players should be younger then 24 or 25 to meet the criteria of this list.

We will be watching these players develop into NBA superstars very soon and at the end of some of these players careers, we could find them in the Hall of Fame. The next generation of stars are here, only time will tell which of these names will become these stars. This is every team's most exciting prospect.

30 Atlanta Hawks - Dennis Schroder

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29 Boston Celtics - Marcus Smart

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

28 Brooklyn Nets - Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

27 Charlotte Hornets - Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

26 Chicago Bulls - Bobby Portis

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25 Cleveland Cavaliers - Kyrie Irving

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24 Dallas Mavericks - Justin Anderson

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23 Denver Nuggets - Emmanuel Mudiay

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

22 Detroit Pistons - Stanley Johnson

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21 Golden State Warriors - Harrison Barnes

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

20 Houston Rockets - Clint Capela

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19 Indiana Pacers - Myles Turner

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18 Los Angeles Clippers - Austin Rivers

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

17 Los Angeles Lakers: D'Angelo Russell

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16 Memphis Grizzlies - P.J. Hairston

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

15 Miami Heat - Justise Winslow

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

14 Milwaukee Bucks - Giannis Antetokounmpo

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13 Minnesota Timberwolves - Karl Anthony-Towns

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12 New Orleans Pelicans - Bryce Dejean-Jones

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11 New York Knicks - Kristaps Porzingis

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10 Oklahoma City Thunder - Cameron Payne

Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

9 Orlando Magic - Aaron Gordon

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

8 Philadelphia 76ers - Joel Embiid

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

7 Phoenix Suns - Devin Booker

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6 Portland Trailblazers - C.J. McCollum

Leon Halip-USA TODAY Sports

5 Sacramento Kings - Willie Cauley-Stein

David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

4 San Antonio Spurs - Boban Marjanović

Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

3 Toronto Raptors - Lucas Nogueira

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2 Utah Jazz - Rodney Hood

Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

1 Washington Wizards - Otto Porter Jr.

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Otto Porter may have been a disappointment for the Wizards before, but he is now starting to come into his own. He is averaging 11.5 ppg and 1.5 spg. The Wizards have one of the best backcourts in the league with Beal and Wall, and Otto is a great addition at the SF position. The Wizards have a bright future ahead. It's hard to believe they've taken such a step back after looking like one of the more promising teams just last year.

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Every NBA Team's Most Exciting Prospect