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Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist smiles while talking to reporters (Credit: AP)

Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist smiles while talking to reporters moments after being picked No. 2 overall by the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

2012 NBA Draft

Kentucky's Anthony Davis was taken first overall by the New Orleans Hornets at the 2012 NBA Draft.

NBA draftees stand on stage before the draft.
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NBA draftees stand on stage before the draft. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No.
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No. 1 overall draft pick Anthony Davis of Kentucky, who was selected by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

Cleveland Cavaliers fans react at the team's draft
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Cleveland Cavaliers fans react at the team's draft party at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland after the Cavaliers took Syracuse's Dion Waiters with the fourth pick. (June 28, 2012)

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Kentucky's Anthony Davis walks away from the stage
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis walks away from the stage after being drafted No. 1 overall by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky forward Anthony Davis stands after he was
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Kentucky forward Anthony Davis stands after he was selected with the No. 1 pick by the New Orleans Hornets in the NBA draft. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky's Anthony Davis answers questions from reporters after
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis answers questions from reporters after being drafted No. 1 overall by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No.
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No. 3 overall draft pick Bradley Beal of Florida, who was selected by the Washington Wizards. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky's Anthony Davis, left, is congratulated by former
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis, left, is congratulated by former Kentucky teammate Michael Kidd-Gilchrist after Davis was selected the No. 1 overall draft pick by the New Orleans Hornets. Kidd-Gilchrist was selected second overall by the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

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Cleveland Cavaliers fans react at the team's draft
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Cleveland Cavaliers fans react at the team's draft party at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland after the Cavaliers selected Dion Waiters with the fourth pick. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky head coach John Calipari, center, stands with
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Kentucky head coach John Calipari, center, stands with former players Anthony Davis, left, and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, right, before the NBA draft. Davis was selected first overall by the New Orleans Hornets, and Kidd-Gilchrist went second to the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No.
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with No. 1 overall draft pick Anthony Davis of Kentucky, who was selected by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky's Anthony Davis, left, is congratulated by former
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis, left, is congratulated by former teammate Michael Kidd-Gilchrist after Davis was selected the No. 1 overall draft pick by the New Orleans Hornets. Kidd-Gilchrist was selected second overall by the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky's Anthony Davis responds to a question before
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis responds to a question before the NBA draft. (June 28, 2012)

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist of Kentucky hugs his mother Cindy
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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist of Kentucky hugs his mother Cindy Richardson after being selected with the No. 2 overall draft pick by the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with fourth
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with fourth overall draft pick Dion Waiters of Syracuse, who was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with fifth
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with fifth overall draft pick Thomas Robinson of Kansas, who was selected by the Sacramento Kings. (June 28, 2012)

Florida's Bradley Beal smiles while talking to reporters
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Florida's Bradley Beal smiles while talking to reporters after being selected third overall by the Washington Wizards. (June 28, 2012)

Kentucky's Anthony Davis talks to reporters after being
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Kentucky's Anthony Davis talks to reporters after being drafted No. 1 overall by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

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Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist smiles while talking to reporters
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Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist smiles while talking to reporters moments after being picked No. 2 overall by the Charlotte Bobcats. (June 28, 2012)

Washington's Terrence Ross talks to reporters after being
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Washington's Terrence Ross talks to reporters after being selected No. 8 by the Toronto Raptors. (June 28, 2012)

North Carolina's Harrison Barnes talks on the phone
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North Carolina's Harrison Barnes talks on the phone moments after being selected No. 7 by the Golden State Warriors. (June 28, 2012)

Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers hugs his
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Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers hugs his son, Duke's Austin Rivers, after Austin was selected as the No. 10 overall draft pick by the New Orleans Hornets. (June 28, 2012)

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with Austin
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NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, poses with Austin Rivers, of Duke, who was selected by the New Orleans Hornets with the No. 10 overall draft pick. (June 28, 2012)

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Connecticut's Jeremy Lamb gestures moments after being selected
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Connecticut's Jeremy Lamb gestures moments after being selected No. 12 by the Houston Rockets. (June 28, 2012)

St. John's Maurice Harkless, center, talks to reporters
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St. John's Maurice Harkless, center, talks to reporters after being picked No. 15 by the Philadelphia 76ers. (June 28, 2012)

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