2009 NBA Draft Recap

The 2009 NBA Draft took place in New York on June 25, 2009

First Round Selections

Pick Player Team Draft Trades Pos HT WT Age YOS Pre-Draft Team Class Nationality
1 Blake Griffin LAC PF 6-10 251 20 7 Oklahoma So * United States
2 Hasheem Thabeet MEM C 7-3 265 22 5 Connecticut Jr * Tanzania
3 James Harden OKC SG 6-5 220 19 7 Arizona State So * United States
4 Tyreke Evans SAC G 6-6 220 19 7 Memphis Fr * United States
5 Ricky Rubio MIN G 6-4 194 18 5 Divina Seguros Joventut (Spain) 1990 DOB * Spain
6 Jonny Flynn MIN PG 5-10 196 20 3 Syracuse So * United States
7 Stephen Curry GOS G 6-3 185 21 7 Davidson Jr * United States
8 Jordan Hill NYK PF 6-10 235 21 7 Arizona Jr * United States
9 DeMar DeRozan TOR GF 6-7 221 19 7 USC Fr * United States
10 Brandon Jennings MIL G 6-1 169 19 7 Virtus Roma (Italy) 1989 DOB United States
11 Terrence Williams NJN GF 6-6 220 21 4 Louisville Sr United States
12 Gerald Henderson CHA SG 6-5 215 21 7 Duke Jr * United States
13 Tyler Hansbrough IND PF 6-9 250 23 7 North Carolina Sr United States
14 Earl Clark PHX F 6-10 234 21 6 Louisville Jr * United States
15 Austin Daye DET F 6-11 220 21 6 Gonzaga So * United States
16 James Johnson CHI F 6-9 238 22 7 Wake Forest So * United States
17 Jrue Holiday PHL G 6-4 205 19 7 UCLA Fr * United States
18 Ty Lawson MIN MIN to DEN PG 5-11 195 21 7 North Carolina Jr * United States
19 Jeff Teague ATL PG 6-2 186 21 7 Wake Forest So * United States
20 Eric Maynor UTH G 6-3 175 22 5 VCU Sr United States
21 Darren Collison NOP PG 6-0 175 21 7 UCLA Sr United States
22 Victor Claver POR F 6-10 235 20 3 Valencia Basket (Spain) 1988 DOB * Spain
23 Omri Casspi SAC F 6-9 225 21 7 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv (Israel) 1988 DOB * Israel
24 Byron Mullens DAL DAL to OKC C 7-0 275 20 5 Ohio State Fr * United States
25 Rodrigue Beaubois OKC OKC to DAL G 6-1 183 21 4 Cholet Basket (France) 1988 DOB * France
26 Taj Gibson CHI F 6-9 225 24 7 USC Jr * United States
27 DeMarre Carroll MEM F 6-8 215 22 7 Missouri Sr United States
28 Wayne Ellington MIN SG 6-4 200 21 7 North Carolina Jr * United States
29 Toney Douglas LAL LAL to NYK G 6-2 195 23 7 Florida State Sr United States
30 Christian Eyenga CLE GF 6-7 210 20 2 CB Prat Juventud (Spain) 1989 DOB * Democratic Republic of the Congo

Second Round Selections

Pick Player Team Draft Trades Pos HT WT Age YOS Pre-Draft Team Class Nationality
31 Jeff Ayres SAC SAC to POR FC 6-10 240 22 6 Arizona State Sr United States
32 Jermaine Taylor WAS WAS to HOU G 6-5 205 22 2 UCF Sr United States
33 Dante Cunningham POR F 6-8 230 22 7 Villanova Sr United States
34 Sergio Llull DEN DEN to HOU G 6-3 190 21 0 Real Madrid (Spain) 1987 DOB Spain
35 DaJuan Summers DET PF 6-8 230 21 4 Georgetown Jr * United States
36 Sam Young MEM F 6-6 225 24 4 Pittsburgh Sr United States
37 DeJuan Blair SAN F 6-7 270 20 7 Pittsburgh So * United States
38 Jon Brockman POR POR to SAC PF 6-7 255 22 3 Washington Sr United States
39 Jonas Jerebko DET F 6-10 231 22 7 Pallacanestro Biella (Italy) 1987 DOB Sweden
40 Derrick Brown CHA F 6-7 225 21 3 Xavier Jr * United States
41 Jodie Meeks MIL G 6-4 210 21 7 Kentucky Jr * United States
42 Patrick Beverley LAL LAL to MIA PG 6-1 185 20 4 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (Ukraine) 1988 DOB United States
43 Marcus Thornton MIA MIA to NOP SG 6-4 205 22 7 LSU Sr United States
44 Chase Budinger DET DET to HOU GF 6-7 209 21 7 Arizona Jr * United States
45 Nick Calathes MIN MIN to DAL
DAL to MEM
SG 6-6 213 20 2 Florida So * United States / Greece
46 Danny Green CLE SF 6-6 215 22 7 North Carolina Sr United States
47 Henk Norel MIN FC 7-0 230 21 0 Divina Seguros Joventut (Spain) 1987 DOB Netherlands
48 Taylor Griffin PHX F 6-8 235 23 1 Oklahoma Sr United States
49 Sergii Gladyr ATL G 6-5 190 20 0 MBC Mykolaiv (Ukraine) 1988 DOB * Ukraine
50 Goran Suton UTH C 6-8 245 23 0 Michigan State Sr Bosnia and Herzegovina / United States
51 Jack McClinton SAN G 6-1 185 24 0 Miami (FL) Sr United States
52 A.J. Price IND G 6-2 195 22 6 Connecticut Sr United States
53 Nando De Colo SAN G 6-5 195 22 2 Cholet Basket (France) 1987 DOB France
54 Robert Vaden CHA CHA to OKC SG 6-5 220 24 1 UAB Sr United States
55 Patty Mills POR G 6-0 185 20 7 Saint Mary's So * Australia
56 Ahmad Nivins DAL DAL to NYK F 6-9 207 22 0 Saint Joseph's Sr United States
57 Emir Preldzic PHX PHX to CLE
CLE to WAS
WAS to DAL
DAL to IND
SF 6-9 220 21 0 Fenerbahce Ulker (Turkey) 1987 DOB Turkey / Slovenia
58 Lester Hudson BOS G 6-3 190 24 4 Tennessee-Martin Sr United States
59 Chinemelu Elonu LAL C 6-10 235 22 0 Texas A&M Jr * Nigeria / United States
60 Robert Dozier MIA PF 6-9 215 23 0 Memphis Sr United States

Undrafted Players

Player Pos HT WT Age YOS Pre-Draft Team Class Nationality
Alonzo Gee SF 6-6 225 22 7 Alabama Sr United States
Wesley Matthews G 6-5 220 22 7 Marquette Sr United States
Garrett Temple G 6-6 195 23 6 LSU Sr United States
Jeff Adrien SF 6-7 245 23 5 Connecticut Sr United States
Aron Baynes C 6-10 260 22 4 Washington State Sr New Zealand / Australia
Chris Johnson C 6-11 209 23 3 LSU Sr United States
Jerel McNeal SG 6-3 200 21 3 Marquette Sr United States
Gigi Datome SF 6-8 215 21 2 Virtus Lavoro Bologna (Italy) 1987 DOB Italy
Justin Dentmon PG 6-0 183 23 2 Washington Sr United States
Vitor Faverani FC 6-11 260 21 2 Unicaja Malaga (Spain) 1988 DOB * Brazil
Terrel Harris SF 6-5 190 21 2 Oklahoma State Sr United States
Joe Ingles F 6-8 226 21 2 Melbourne South (Australia) 1987 DOB Australia
Viacheslav Kravtsov C 6-11 254 21 2 BC Kyiv (Ukraine) 1987 DOB Ukraine
Jeremy Pargo PG 6-2 219 23 2 Gonzaga Sr United States
Garret Siler C 6-11 305 22 2 Augusta University Sr United States
Josh Akognon G 5-11 175 23 1 Cal State Fullerton Sr United States / Nigeria
Alade Aminu C 6-10 225 21 1 Georgia Tech Sr United States / Nigeria
Antonio Anderson SG 6-6 215 24 1 Memphis Sr United States
Dionte Christmas SG 6-5 205 22 1 Temple Sr United States
Marcus Cousin C 6-11 255 22 1 Houston Sr United States
Shane Edwards F 6-7 220 22 1 Little Rock Sr United States
Tony Gaffney PF 6-8 215 24 1 Massachusetts Sr United States
Kenny Hasbrouck SG 6-3 194 22 1 Siena Sr United States
Cedric Jackson PG 6-3 190 23 1 Cleveland State Sr United States
Curtis Jerrells PG 6-1 195 22 1 Baylor Sr United States
Marcus Landry F 6-7 230 23 1 Wisconsin Sr United States
Diamon Simpson F 6-7 230 21 1 Saint Mary's Sr United States
Luke Zeller C 6-11 245 22 1 Notre Dame Sr United States
Connor Atchley F-C 6-10 225 23 0 Texas Sr United States
Tyrell Biggs F 6-8 240 22 0 Pittsburgh Sr United States
Josh Bostic F 6-5 230 22 0 Findlay Sr United States
Micah Downs G 6-8 200 22 0 Gonzaga Sr United States
Courtney Fells GF 6-5 205 22 0 NC State Sr United States
Anthony Goods G 6-3 200 22 0 Stanford Sr United States
Paul Harris G-F 6-4 230 22 0 Syracuse Jr * United States
Russell Hicks C 6-10 253 24 0 Florida International Sr Canada
Lawrence Hill PF 6-8 235 21 0 Stanford Sr United States
Dominic James PG 5-11 185 22 0 Marquette Sr United States
Ben McCauley F 6-9 237 22 0 NC State Sr United States
Luke Nevill C 7-2 265 23 0 Utah Sr Australia
Kleon Penn C 6-11 295 22 0 McNeese State Sr British Virgin Islands
Raymond Sykes C 6-9 220 22 0 Clemson Sr United States
Gal Mekel SG 6-3 202 21 2 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv (Israel) 1988 DOB Israel
Kyle Goldcamp FC 6-10 250 23 0 Gannon Sr United States
Marcus Lewis PF 6-8 245 22 0 Oral Roberts Sr United States

* Team owns the player's draft rights