2012 NBA draft

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from 2012 NBA Draft)
Jump to: navigation, search
2012 NBA Draft
2012 NBA Draft logo.jpg
General information
Date(s) June 28, 2012
Time 7:00 pm (EDT)
Location Prudential Center
in Newark, New Jersey
Network(s) (US) ESPN, TSN
First selection Anthony Davis, New Orleans Hornets
NBA draft
2011 2013 >
Anthony Davis was selected first by the New Orleans Hornets.

The 2012 NBA Draft was held on June 28, 2012, at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The draft started at 7:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (2300 UTC), and was broadcast in the United States on ESPN. In this draft, National Basketball Association (NBA) teams took turns selecting amateur U.S. college basketball players and other eligible players, including international players. This draft marked the first time that the first two players selected were from the same school (Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were teammates at Kentucky).1 It also set a record of having six players from one school (Kentucky) being selected in the two rounds of the draft and was the first draft to have the first three selections be college freshmen all from the same conference, the Southeastern Conference. Of the players drafted, 30 are forwards, 21 are guards, and 9 are centers.

The 2012 NBA draft marked the first appearance of the Brooklyn Nets. This draft also marks the last draft appearance for the New Orleans Hornets. After the 2012-13 season, the franchise was renamed as the New Orleans Pelicans. New Orleans made their first draft appearance as the Pelicans in 2013.

Eligibility rules

The draft was conducted under the eligibility rules established in the league's now-expired 2005 collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with its players union. The CBA that ended the 2011 lockout instituted no immediate changes to the draft, but called for a committee of owners and players to discuss future changes.2 As of 2011, the basic eligibility rules for the draft are listed below.

  • All drafted players must be at least 19 years old during the calendar year of the draft. In terms of dates, players eligible for the 2012 draft must be born on or before December 31, 1993.3
  • Any player who is not an "international player", as defined in the CBA, must be at least one year removed from the graduation of his high school class.3 The CBA defines "international players" as players who permanently resided outside the U.S. for three years prior to the draft, did not complete high school in the U.S., and have never enrolled at a U.S. college or university.4

The basic requirement for automatic eligibility for a U.S. player is the completion of his college eligibility.5 Players who meet the CBA definition of "international players" are automatically eligible if their 22nd birthday falls during or before the calendar year of the draft (i.e., born on or before December 31, 1990).6 U.S. players who were at least one year removed from their high school graduation and have played minor-league basketball with a team outside the NBA are also automatically eligible.

A player who is not automatically eligible must declare his eligibility for the draft by notifying the NBA offices in writing no later than 60 days before the draft.78 For the 2012 draft, this date fell on April 29. Under NCAA rules, players will only have until April 10 to withdraw from the draft and maintain their college eligibility.9

A player who has hired an agent will forfeit his remaining college eligibility, regardless of whether he is drafted. Also, while the CBA allows a player to withdraw from the draft twice, the NCAA mandates that a player who has declared twice loses his college eligibility.

Entrants

Early entrants

On May 3, 2012, the league announced a list of 67 early entry candidates which consists of 50 collegiate players and 17 international players.10 At the withdrawal deadline, 11 early entry candidates withdrew from the draft, leaving 49 collegiate players and 7 international players as the early entry candidates for the draft.11

College underclassmen

(All players are Americans except as indicated)

International players

Player Position Nationality Team
Furkan Aldemir F/C  Turkey Galatasaray (Turkey)
Evan Fournier G/F  France Poitiers Basket 86 (France)
Josep Franch G  Spain Murcia (Spain)
Alen Omić C  Slovenia Zlatorog (Slovenia)
Tomáš Satoranský G  Czech Republic Banca Cívica (Spain)
Tornike Shengelia F  Georgia Spirou Charleroi (Belgium)
Mathieu Wojciechowski F  Poland Gravelines (France)
Kostas Papanikolaou F  Greece Olympiakos B.C. (Greece)

Automatically eligible entrants

This list is intended to include only players who qualify for automatic eligibility despite not meeting the standard criteria—reaching age 22 during the calendar year of the draft for players who qualify as "international" under the CBA, or being four years removed from the graduation of their high school class if they do not qualify as "international".

The signing of a contract with a professional basketball team in a league other than the NBA, combined with rendering services under that contract, may trigger automatic eligibility. The criterion for eligibility differs slightly depending on whether or not the player is "international":

  • For "international" players, the contract must be with a non-NBA team within the United States.
  • For non-international players, the contract may be with any team outside of the NBA in any country.

Citizenship is not a criterion for determining whether a player is "international" under the CBA. While the criteria have been discussed elsewhere in this article, they will be repeated here to provide further context. For a player to be "international" under the CBA, he must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Resident outside the U.S. for at least three years at the time of the draft.
  • Did not complete basketball eligibility at a U.S. high school.
  • Never enrolled at a U.S. college or university.

Draft lottery

The first 14 picks in the draft belong to teams that miss the playoffs; the order was determined through a lottery. The lottery determined the three teams that will obtain the first three picks on the draft. The remaining first-round picks and the second-round picks were assigned to teams in reverse order of their win-loss record in the previous season.

The lottery was held on May 30, 2012 in the Disney/ABC Times Square Studio in New York City.12 The New Orleans Hornets won the rights to the first overall selection with a 13.7% chance to win. The Hornets were a league-owned team at the time, leading to continued conspiracy theories about the lottery process.13141516 The Charlotte Bobcats, who had the worst record and the biggest chance to win the lottery, won the second overall pick.

Below were the chances for each team to get specific picks in the 2012 draft lottery, rounded to three decimal places.

^ Denotes the actual lottery results
Team 2011–12
record
Lottery
chances
Pick
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th
Charlotte Bobcats 7–59 250 .250 .215^ .177 .358
Washington Wizards 20–46 199 .199 .188 .171^ .319 .124
Cleveland Cavaliers 21–45 138 .138 .143 .145 .238^ .290 .046
New Orleans Hornets 21–45 137 .137^ .141 .145 .085 .323 .156 .013
Sacramento Kings 22–44 76 .076 .084 .095 .262^ .385 .094 .004
Brooklyn Nets1[›] 22–44 75 .075 .083 .094 .414^ .294 .039 .001
Golden State Warriors 23–43 36 .036 .042 .049 .600^ .253 .021 .000
Toronto Raptors 23–43 35 .035 .040 .048 .704^ .165 .008 .000
Detroit Pistons 25–41 17 .017 .020 .024 .813^ .122 .004 .000
Minnesota Timberwolves2[›] 26–40 11 .011 .013 .016 .870^ .089 .002 .000
Portland Trail Blazers 28–38 8 .008 .009 .012 .907^ .063 .001 .000
Milwaukee Bucks 31–35 7 .007 .008 .010 .935^ .039 .000
Phoenix Suns 33–33 6 .006 .007 .009 .960^ .018
Houston Rockets 34–32 5 .005 .006 .007 .982^

^ 1: Brooklyn Nets' pick was conveyed to the Portland Trail Blazers.a
^ 2: Minnesota Timberwolves' pick was conveyed to the New Orleans Hornets via the Los Angeles Clippers.b

Invited attendees

The NBA annually invites 10-15 players to sit in the so-called "green room", a special room set aside at the draft site for the invited players plus their families and agents. This season, the following players were invited (listed alphabetically).17 All players represented the United States of America.

Draft

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was selected second by the Charlotte Bobcats.
Bradley Beal was selected third by the Washington Wizards.
Dion Waiters was selected fourth by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Thomas Robinson was selected fifth by the Sacramento Kings (being defended by Royce White, who was selected 16th by the Houston Rockets).
Damian Lillard was selected sixth by the Portland Trail Blazers.
Harrison Barnes was selected seventh by the Golden State Warriors.
Andre Drummond was selected ninth by the Detroit Pistons.
PG Point guard SG Shooting guard SF Small forward PF Power forward C Center
^ Denotes player who has been inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
* Denotes player who has been selected for at least one All-Star Game and All-NBA Team
+ Denotes player who has been selected for at least one All-Star Game
x Denotes player who has been selected for at least one All-NBA Team
# Denotes player who never played in the NBA regular season and playoffs
Round Pick Player Position Nationality Team School/club team
1 1 Davis, AnthonyAnthony Davis+ PF/C  United States New Orleans Hornets Kentucky (Fr.)
1 2 Kidd-Gilchrist, MichaelMichael Kidd-Gilchrist SF  United States Charlotte Bobcats Kentucky (Fr.)
1 3 Beal, BradleyBradley Beal SG  United States Washington Wizards Florida (Fr.)
1 4 Waiters, DionDion Waiters SG  United States Cleveland Cavaliers Syracuse (So.)
1 5 Robinson, ThomasThomas Robinson PF  United States Sacramento Kings Kansas (Jr.)
1 6 Lillard, DamianDamian Lillard+ PG  United States Portland Trail Blazers (from Brooklyn)a Weber St. (Sr.)
1 7 Barnes, HarrisonHarrison Barnes SF  United States Golden State Warriors North Carolina (So.)
1 8 Ross, TerrenceTerrence Ross SG  United States Toronto Raptors Washington (So.)
1 9 Drummond, AndreAndre Drummond C  United States Detroit Pistons Connecticut (Fr.)
1 10 Rivers, AustinAustin Rivers SG  United States New Orleans Hornets (from Minnesota via L.A. Clippers)b Duke (Fr.)
1 11 Leonard, MeyersMeyers Leonard C  United States Portland Trail Blazers Illinois (So.)
1 12 Lamb, JeremyJeremy Lamb SG  United States Houston Rockets (from Milwaukee)c Connecticut (So.)
1 13 Marshall, KendallKendall Marshall PG  United States Phoenix Suns North Carolina (So.)
1 14 Henson, JohnJohn Henson PF  United States Milwaukee Bucks (from Houston)c North Carolina (Jr.)
1 15 Harkless, MauriceMaurice Harkless SF  United States Philadelphia 76ers St. John's (Fr.)
1 16 White, RoyceRoyce White PF  United States Houston Rockets (from New York)d Iowa St. (So.)
1 17 Zeller, TylerTyler Zeller C  United States Dallas Mavericks (traded to Cleveland)A North Carolina (Sr.)
1 18 Jones, TerrenceTerrence Jones PF  United States Houston Rockets (from Utah via Minnesota)e Kentucky (So.)
1 19 Nicholson, AndrewAndrew Nicholson PF  Canada Orlando Magic St. Bonaventure (Sr.)
1 20 Fournier, EvanEvan Fournier SG  France Denver Nuggets Poitiers (France)
1 21 Sullinger, JaredJared Sullinger PF  United States Boston Celtics Ohio St. (So.)
1 22 Melo, FabFab Melo C  Brazil Boston Celtics (from L.A. Clippers via Oklahoma City)f Syracuse (So.)
1 23 Jenkins, JohnJohn Jenkins SG  United States Atlanta Hawks Vanderbilt (Jr.)
1 24 Cunningham, JaredJared Cunningham SG  United States Cleveland Cavaliers (from L.A. Lakers,g traded to Dallas)A Oregon St. (Jr.)
1 25 Wroten, TonyTony Wroten PG  United States Memphis Grizzlies Washington (Fr.)
1 26 Plumlee, MilesMiles Plumlee PF  United States Indiana Pacers Duke (Sr.)
1 27 Moultrie, ArnettArnett Moultrie PF  United States Miami Heat (traded to Philadelphia)B Mississippi St. (Jr.)
1 28 Jones III, PerryPerry Jones III PF  United States Oklahoma City Thunder Baylor (So.)
1 29 Teague, MarquisMarquis Teague PG  United States Chicago Bulls Kentucky (Fr.)
1 30 Ezeli, FestusFestus Ezeli C  Nigeria Golden State Warriors (from San Antonio)h Vanderbilt (Sr.)
2 31 Taylor, JefferyJeffery Taylor SF  Sweden Charlotte Bobcats Vanderbilt (Sr.)
2 32 Satoranský, TomášTomáš Satoranský# SG  Czech Republic Washington Wizards Banca Cívica (Spain)
2 33 James, BernardBernard James C  United States Cleveland Cavaliers (traded to Dallas)A Florida St. (Sr.)
2 34 Crowder, JaeJae Crowder SF  United States Cleveland Cavaliers (from New Orleans via Miami,i traded to Dallas)A Marquette (Sr.)
2 35 Green, DraymondDraymond Green PF  United States Golden State Warriors (from Brooklyn)j Michigan St. (Sr.)
2 36 Johnson, OrlandoOrlando Johnson SG  United States Sacramento Kings (traded to Indiana)C UC Santa Barbara (Sr.)
2 37 Acy, QuincyQuincy Acy PF  United States Toronto Raptors Baylor (Sr.)
2 38 Miller, QuincyQuincy Miller SF  United States Denver Nuggets (from Golden State via New York)k Baylor (Fr.)
2 39 Middleton, KhrisKhris Middleton SF  United States Detroit Pistons Texas A&M (Jr.)
2 40 Barton, WillWill Barton SG  United States Portland Trail Blazers (from Minnesota via Houston)l Memphis (So.)
2 41 Taylor, TyshawnTyshawn Taylor PG  United States Portland Trail Blazers (traded to Brooklyn)D Kansas (Sr.)
2 42 Lamb, DoronDoron Lamb SG  United States Milwaukee Bucks Kentucky (So.)
2 43 Scott, MikeMike Scott PF  United States Atlanta Hawks (from Phoenix)m Virginia (Sr.)
2 44 English, KimKim English SG  United States Detroit Pistons (from Houston)n Missouri (Sr.)
2 45 Hamilton, JustinJustin Hamilton C  United States Philadelphia 76ers (traded to Miami)B LSU (Jr.)
2 46 Miller, DariusDarius Miller SF  United States New Orleans Hornets (from Dallas via Washington)o Kentucky (Sr.)
2 47 Murphy, KevinKevin Murphy SG  United States Utah Jazz Tennessee Tech (Sr.)
2 48 Papanikolaou, KostasKostas Papanikolaou# SF  Greece New York Knicks Olympiacos (Greece)
2 49 O'Quinn, KyleKyle O'Quinn PF  United States Orlando Magic Norfolk St. (Sr.)
2 50 Turkyilmaz, Izzetİzzet Türkyılmaz# PF  Turkey Denver Nuggets Banvit (Turkey)
2 51 Joseph, KrisKris Joseph SF  Canada Boston Celtics Syracuse (Sr.)
2 52 Kuzmić, OgnjenOgnjen Kuzmić C  Bosnia and Herzegovina Golden State Warriors (from Atlanta)p Clinicas Rincón (Spain)
2 53 Aldemir, FurkanFurkan Aldemir# PF  Turkey Los Angeles Clippers Galatasaray (Turkey)
2 54 Shengelia, TornikeTornike Shengelia SF  Georgia Philadelphia 76ers (from Memphis,q traded to Brooklyn)E Spirou Charleroi (Belgium)
2 55 Johnson-Odom, DariusDarius Johnson-Odom SG  United States Dallas Mavericks (from L.A. Lakers,r traded back to the L.A. Lakers)F Marquette (Sr.)
2 56 Zubčić, TomislavTomislav Zubčić# PF  Croatia Toronto Raptors (from Indiana)s Cibona Zagreb (Croatia)
2 57 Karaman, İlkanİlkan Karaman# PF  Turkey Brooklyn Nets (from Miami)t Pınar Karşıyaka (Turkey)
2 58 Hummel, RobbieRobbie Hummel SF  United States Minnesota Timberwolves (from Oklahoma City)u Purdue (Sr.)
2 59 Denmon, MarcusMarcus Denmon# PG  United States San Antonio Spurs Missouri (Sr.)
2 60 Sacre, RobertRobert Sacre C  Canada Los Angeles Lakers (from Chicago via Milwaukee and Brooklyn)v Gonzaga (Sr.)

Notable undrafted players

These players were not selected in the 2012 NBA Draft but have played at least one game in the NBA.

Player Position Nationality School/club team
Bazemore, KentKent Bazemore SG  United States Old Dominion (Sr.)
Gutierrez, JorgeJorge Gutierrez PG  Mexico California (Sr.)
Johnson, ChrisChris Johnson F  United States Dayton (Sr.)
Jones, DeQuanDeQuan Jones SF/SG  United States Miami (FL) (Sr.)
Jones, KevinKevin Jones PF  United States West Virginia (Sr.)
Machado, ScottScott Machado PG  United States/ Brazil Iona (Sr.)
Mitchell, TonyTony Mitchell SF  United States Alabama (Jr.)
Murry, Toure'Toure' Murry G  United States Wichita State (Sr.)
Nunnally, JamesJames Nunnally SF  United States UC Santa Barbara (Sr.)
Sims, HenryHenry Sims PF/C  United States Georgetown (Sr.)
Smith, ChrisChris Smith G  United States Louisville (Sr.)
Thompson, HollisHollis Thompson SF/SG  United States Georgetown (Jr.)
Ware, CasperCasper Ware PG  United States Long Beach State (Sr.)
Wayns, MaalikMaalik Wayns PG  United States Villanova (Jr.)

Trades involving draft picks

Pre-draft trades

Prior to the day of the draft, the following trades were made and resulted in exchanges of draft picks between the teams.

  1. ^ a b On March 15, 2012, the Portland Trail Blazers acquired Mehmet Okur, Shawne Williams and a future conditional first-round draft pick (the 6th pick) from the New Jersey Nets (now Brooklyn Nets) in exchange for Gerald Wallace.18
  2. ^ a b On December 14, 2011, the New Orleans Hornets acquired Eric Gordon, Al-Farouq Aminu, Chris Kaman and Minnesota Timberwolves' 2012 first-round draft pick (the 10th pick) from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for Chris Paul and two 2015 second-round draft picks.19 Previously, on August 12, 2005, the Clippers acquired Sam Cassell and a future conditional first-round draft pick from the Timberwolves in exchange for Marko Jarić and Lionel Chalmers.20
  3. ^ a b On June 27, 2012, the Houston Rockets acquired Jon Brockman, Jon Leuer, Shaun Livingston and the 12th pick from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Samuel Dalembert and the 14th pick.21
  4. ^ On February 18, 2010, the Houston Rockets acquired Jordan Hill, Jared Jeffries, a future conditional first-round draft pick (the 16th pick) and the option to swap 2011 first-round draft picks from the New York Knicks in a three-team trade with the Knicks and the Sacramento Kings.22
  5. ^ On June 26, 2012, the Houston Rockets acquired the 18th pick from the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Chase Budinger and the draft rights to Lior Eliyahu.24 Previously, on July 14, 2010, the Timberwolves acquired Kosta Koufos, 2011 and 2012 conditional first-round draft picks from the Utah Jazz in exchange for Al Jefferson.25
  6. ^ On February 24, 2011, the Boston Celtics acquired Jeff Green, Nenad Krstić and Los Angeles Clippers' first-round draft pick (the 22nd pick) from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson.26 Previously, on June 24, 2010, the Thunder acquired a future conditional first-round draft pick from the Clippers in exchange for the draft rights to Eric Bledsoe.27
  7. ^ On March 15, 2012, the Cleveland Cavaliers acquired Jason Kapono, Luke Walton, a future conditional first-round draft pick (the 24th pick), the option to swap 2013 first-round draft picks and cash considerations from the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Ramon Sessions and Christian Eyenga.28
  8. ^ On March 15, 2012, the Golden State Warriors acquired Richard Jefferson, T. J. Ford and a future conditional first-round draft pick (the 30th pick) from the San Antonio Spurs in exchange for Stephen Jackson.30
  9. ^ On July 9, 2010, the Cleveland Cavaliers acquired two future conditional first-round draft picks, Oklahoma City Thunder's future conditional second-round draft pick, New Orleans Hornets' 2012 second-round draft pick (the 34th pick) and the option to swap 2012 first-round draft picks from the Miami Heat in exchange for LeBron James.31 Previously, on June 25, 2009, the Heat acquired 2010 and 2012 second-round draft picks from the Hornets in exchange for the draft rights to Marcus Thornton.32
  10. ^ On February 23, 2011, the Golden State Warriors acquired Troy Murphy and a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 35th pick) from the New Jersey Nets (now Brooklyn Nets) in exchange for Brandan Wright and Dan Gadzuric.33
  11. ^ On February 22, 2011, the Denver Nuggets acquired Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Danilo Gallinari, Timofey Mozgov, a 2014 first-round draft pick, Golden State Warriors' 2012 (the 38th pick) and 2013 second-round draft picks, the option to swap 2016 first-round draft picks and cash considerations from the New York Knicks in a three-team trade with the Knicks and the Minnesota Timberwolves.35 Previously, on July 9, 2010, the Knicks acquired Anthony Randolph, Kelenna Azubuike, Ronny Turiaf and two second-round draft picks from the Warriors in exchange for David Lee.3637
  12. ^ On March 15, 2012, the Portland Trail Blazers acquired Jonny Flynn, Hasheem Thabeet and Minnesota Timberwolves' second-round draft pick (the 40th pick) from the Houston Rockets in exchange for Marcus Camby.38 Previously, on June 24, 2011, the Rockets acquired Jonny Flynn, the draft rights to Donatas Motiejūnas and a future conditional second-round draft pick from the Timberwolves in exchange for Brad Miller, the draft rights to Nikola Mirotić, the draft rights to Chandler Parsons and a future conditional first-round draft pick.39
  13. ^ On July 14, 2010, the Atlanta Hawks acquired a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 43rd pick) from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Josh Childress.41
  14. ^ On June 25, 2009, the Detroit Pistons acquired a future conditional second-round draft pick (the 44th pick) and cash considerations from the Houston Rockets in exchange for the draft rights to Chase Budinger.42
  15. ^ On June 20, 2012, the New Orleans Hornets acquired Rashard Lewis and the 46th pick from the Washington Wizards in exchange for Trevor Ariza and Emeka Okafor.43 Previously, on December 10, 2011, the Wizards acquired a 2012 second-round draft pick from the Dallas Mavericks in a three-team trade with the Mavericks and the New York Knicks.44
  16. ^ On March 15, 2012, the Golden State Warriors acquired a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 52nd pick) from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for cash considerations.45
  17. ^ On January 4, 2012, the Philadelphia 76ers acquired a future conditional second-round draft pick (the 54th pick) from the Memphis Grizzlies in a three-team trade with the Grizzlies and the New Orleans Hornets.46
  18. ^ On December 11, 2011, the Dallas Mavericks acquired Lamar Odom and a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 55th pick) from the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for a future first-round draft pick.47
  19. ^ On March 15, 2012, the Toronto Raptors acquired a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 56th pick) and cash considerations from the Indiana Pacers in exchange for Leandro Barbosa.49
  20. ^ On January 5, 2009, the New Jersey Nets (now Brooklyn Nets) acquired Chris Quinn and a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 57th pick) from the Miami Heat in exchange for a future conditional second-round draft pick.50
  21. ^ On December 13, 2011, the Minnesota Timberwolves acquired Robert Vaden, a 2012 second-round draft pick (the 58th pick) and a future conditional second-round draft pick from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Lazar Hayward.51
  22. ^ On December 15, 2010, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Joe Smith, Golden State Warriors' 2011 second-round draft pick and Chicago Bulls' 2012 second-round draft pick (the 60th pick) from the New Jersey Nets (now Brooklyn Nets) in a three-team trade with the Nets and the Houston Rockets.52 Previously, on June 25, 2010, the Nets acquired the second-round draft pick from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Chris Douglas-Roberts.53 Previously, on February 18, 2010, the Bucks acquired John Salmons, 2011 and 2012 second-round draft picks and the option to swap 2010 first-round draft picks from the Bulls in exchange for Hakim Warrick and Joe Alexander.54

Draft-day trades

The following trades involving drafted players were made on the day of the draft

  1. ^ a b c d The Cleveland Cavaliers acquired Kelenna Azubuike and the draft rights to 17th pick Tyler Zeller from the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for the draft rights to 24th pick Jared Cunningham, 33rd pick Bernard James and 34th pick Jae Crowder.23
  2. ^ a b The Philadelphia 76ers acquired the draft rights to 27th pick Arnett Moultrie from the Miami Heat in exchange for the draft rights to 45th pick Justin Hamilton and a future first-round draft pick.29
  3. ^ The Indiana Pacers acquired the draft rights to 36th pick Orlando Johnson from the Sacramento Kings in exchange for cash considerations.34
  4. ^ The Brooklyn Nets acquired the draft rights to 41st pick Tyshawn Taylor from the Portland Trail Blazers in exchange for cash considerations.40
  5. ^ The Brooklyn Nets acquired the draft rights to 54th pick Tornike Shengelia from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for cash considerations.40
  6. ^ The Los Angeles Lakers acquired the draft rights to 55th pick Darius Johnson-Odom from the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for cash considerations.48

References

  1. ^ Hoffman, Benjamin (June 28, 2012). "Kentucky Reigns Again on N.B.A.’s Draft Night". The New York Times. Archived from the original on June 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Zillgit, Jeff (December 7, 2011). "Hunter's memo to players details NBA CBA". USA Today. Retrieved December 12, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Article X, Section 1(b)(i)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on February 27, 2008. Retrieved April 17, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Article X, Section 1(c)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on July 31, 2009. Retrieved April 17, 2008. 
  5. ^ "Article X, Section 1(b)(ii)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on July 31, 2009. Retrieved April 17, 2008. 
  6. ^ "Article X, Section 1(b)(ii)G)(1)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on July 31, 2009. Retrieved April 17, 2008. 
  7. ^ "Article X, Section 1(b)(ii)(F)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on February 27, 2008. Retrieved April 17, 2008.  (non-international players)
  8. ^ "Article X, Section 1(b)(ii)(G)(3)". 2005 NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. National Basketball Players Association. Archived from the original on February 27, 2008. Retrieved April 17, 2008.  (international players)
  9. ^ "Bylaw 12.2.4.2.1.1 Exception—Basketball—Four-Year College Student-Athlete, Men's Basketball" (PDF). 2010–11 NCAA Division I Manual. National Collegiate Athletic Association. p. 72. Retrieved February 2, 2011. 
  10. ^ "NBA announces early entry candidates for 2012 NBA Draft". Nba.com. 2012-05-03. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  11. ^ National Basketball Association (June 20, 2012). "2012 NBA Draft Early Entry Withdrawals" (Press release). Archived from the original on June 29, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Charlotte Bobcats hope to reverse recent trend, win NBA lottery - ESPN". Espn.go.com. 2012-05-29. Retrieved 2012-06-26. 
  13. ^ Helin, Kurt. "David Stern expects your draft conspiracy theories now". nbcsports.com. Archived from the original on June 13, 2012. 
  14. ^ Dengate, Jeff (May 16, 2007). "Let the Ping-Pong Balls Fall". NBA.com. Archived from the original on June 13, 2012. 
  15. ^ Schoenfield, David (June 29, 2009). "The first lottery draft still rates the best". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on June 13, 2012. 
  16. ^ "David Stern, Jim Rome battle on radio". ESPN.com. June 13, 2012. Archived from the original on June 13, 2012. 
  17. ^ "Beal, MKG receive NBA draft green room invites". Csnwashington.com. 2012-06-26. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  18. ^ "Trail Blazers Acquire Mehmet Okur, Shawne Williams, And 2012 First Round Draft Pick From New Jersey". Iamatrailblazersfan.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  19. ^ "Hornets Acquire Gordon, Aminu, Kaman and First Round Pick". Nba.com. 2011-12-14. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  20. ^ "Clippers Acquire Cassell". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  21. ^ "Center Samuel Dalembert and 14th Draft Pick Highlight Trade with Rockets". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  22. ^ "Knicks Acquire Seven-Time All-Star Tracy McGrady". Nba.com. 2010-02-19. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  23. ^ "Cavaliers Select Waiters And Acquire Draft Rights To Zeller From Dallas In The 2012 NBA Draft". Nba.com. 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  24. ^ "Rockets acquire No. 18 pick". Espn.go.com. 2012-06-26. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  25. ^ "Jefferson headed from Wolves to Jazz". Sports.espn.go.com. 2010-07-14. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  26. ^ "Celtics Acquire Green, Krstic, Future Picks". Nba.com. 2010-12-01. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  27. ^ "Thunder Acquires Pleiss, Williams, Reid and Future First Round Pick in 2010 NBA Draft". Nba.com. 2010-06-24. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  28. ^ "Cavaliers Acquire 2012 First Round Pick, Kapono, Walton And Right To Swap 2013 First Round Picks From Lakers". Nba.com. 2012-03-15. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  29. ^ "Heat Aquire Rights to Justin Hamilton". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  30. ^ "Warriors Acquire Richard Jefferson, T.J. Ford And 2012 First Round Pick From San Antonio". Nba.com. 2012-03-15. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  31. ^ "Cavaliers Complete Sign-and-Trade Deal with Miami". Nba.com. 2010-07-10. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  32. ^ "Heat Select Robert Dozier in The 2009 NBA Draft". Nba.com. 2009-06-26. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  33. ^ "Warriors Acquire Troy Murphy And 2012 Second Round Draft Pick From New Jersey". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  34. ^ "Kings Select Kansas' Thomas Robinson in First Round". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  35. ^ "Knicks Acquire Four-Time All-Star Carmelo Anthony". Nba.com. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  36. ^ "Knicks Acquire Randolph, Azubuike & Turiaf". Nba.com. 2010-07-09. Retrieved 2012-08-07. 
  37. ^ W's Lee trade involved two, not one, 2nd rd. picks
  38. ^ Trail Blazers Acquire Jonny Flynn, Hasheem Thabeet, 2012 Second Round Pick From Houston
  39. ^ Wolves Complete Five Draft-Night Trades
  40. ^ a b Nets Acquire Three in 2012 NBA Draft
  41. ^ Hawks Acquire Second Round Pick from Phoenix
  42. ^ Detroit Pistons Trade the Draft Rights of Chase Budinger to Houston Rockets in Exchange for a Future Second Round Draft Pick and Cash Considerations
  43. ^ Hornets Acquire Rashard Lewis and Draft Pick
  44. ^ Wizards Acquire Turiaf
  45. ^ Warriors Acquire 2012 Second Round Pick From Atlanta
  46. ^ Sixers complete 3-team trade with Memphis and New Orleans
  47. ^ Lakers Acquire First Round Draft Pick from Dallas in Exchange for Lamar Odom & Second Round Draft Pick
  48. ^ Lakers draft Sacre, acquire Johnson-Odom from Mavs
  49. ^ Raptors Deal Barbosa To Pacers For Pick, Cash
  50. ^ Nets Acquire Chris Quinn and Second-Round Draft Pick from Miami
  51. ^ Timberwolves Trade Lazar Hayward to Oklahoma City
  52. ^ Lakers Acquire Joe Smith in Three-Team Trade
  53. ^ Nets Trade Douglas-Roberts to Milwaukee for 2nd-Round Pick
  54. ^ Bucks Acquire John Salmons from Bulls

External links








Creative Commons License