1996-1997 NBA Rising Stars Challenge Participants

Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Ray Allen SG 6-5 205 Milwaukee Bucks 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Marcus Camby C 6-11 240 Toronto Raptors 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Erick Dampier C 6-11 265 Indiana Pacers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
Allen Iverson G 6-0 165 Philadelphia Sixers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Kerry Kittles G 6-5 179 New Jersey Nets 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Vitaly Potapenko C-F 6-10 280 Cleveland Cavaliers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Ukraine
Antoine Walker F 6-9 265 Boston Celtics 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
John Wallace PF 6-8 225 New York Knicks 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Shareef Abdur-Rahim F 6-9 225 Vancouver Grizzlies 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Kobe Bryant SG 6-6 205 Los Angeles Lakers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
Derek Fisher G 6-1 210 Los Angeles Lakers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
Travis Knight C 7-0 235 Los Angeles Lakers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 29 United States
Matt Maloney PF 6-3 192 Houston Rockets 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Stephon Marbury G 6-2 180 Minnesota Timberwolves 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Steve Nash G 6-3 178 Phoenix Suns 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Canada
South Africa
Roy Rogers, Jr. F 6-10 235 Vancouver Grizzlies 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
Samaki Walker PF 6-9 250 Dallas Mavericks 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
Lorenzen Wright F-C 6-11 255 Los Angeles Clippers 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States