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Members of the NBA rookie class talk about life after the draft, expectations for their first year in the league and more.

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What the draftees said

Jabari Parker went to the podium and said he wanted to be a Buck for life. What did the other top picks talk about?

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Rising star: Jabari Parker

Eddie Johnson thinks Duke forward Jabari Parker will contribute right away in the NBA, but he needs to work on his body a little more.

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