For the third time in four seasons, there is no debate about the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. Barring some catastrophic injury or a major push from another prospect, Kentucky big man Anthony Davis will be the first player to hear his name called in June.
When thinking about a prototypical No. 1 pick, Davis checks out in virtually every category. Size? Check. Length? Super check. Elite athleticism? Check. Work ethic? Check. High character? Check. Motor? Check. Production? Check. Upside? Another major check.