Top fantasy basketball rookies

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By Marc Spears, Yahoo Sports

NBA rookies are always tricky to draft in Yahoo Sports Fantasy Basketball leagues, and this season should be no different.

Other than 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard, no other rookie made a strong fantasy impact last season. Harrison Barnes, Anthony Davis and Dion Waiters were also solid rookie pickups by season’s end, especially in keeper leagues.

And as unfulfilling as last season was for fantasy rookies, the Class of 2013 could be worse. Still, here are a handful of first-year players to consider in your drafts.

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