When the New Orleans Hornets lucked into the No. 1 pick in this summer's NBA draft, they encountered a dream scenario. Not only had they acquired the right to draft a potential franchise player in Anthony Davis, but within that potential acquisition, they also earned the right to work in a steady rebuilding framework.
Davis has the potential to carry the Hornets to incredible heights. In catching such an incredible talent, the Hornets now have the luxury of biding their time.
That doesn't mean Dell Demps won't do his damnedest to make this team playoff-worthy as soon as possible, but it does