2008-2009 NBA Rising Stars Challenge Participants

2008-2009 Sophomores Roster

Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Aaron Brooks G 6-0 161 Houston Rockets 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
Wilson Chandler SF 6-9 225 New York Knicks 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
Kevin Durant SF 6-9 240 Oklahoma City Thunder 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Jeff Green F 6-9 235 Oklahoma City Thunder 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Al Horford FC 6-10 245 Atlanta Hawks 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 3 Dominican Republic
United States
Luis Scola PF 6-9 241 Houston Rockets 2002 Rnd 2 Pick 27 Argentina
Rodney Stuckey G 6-5 205 Detroit Pistons 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
Al Thornton F 6-8 203 Los Angeles Clippers 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
Thaddeus Young F 6-8 221 Philadelphia Sixers 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States

2008-2009 Rookies Roster

Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Michael Beasley PF 6-9 235 Miami Heat 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Rudy Fernandez SG 6-6 185 Portland Trail Blazers 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Spain
Marc Gasol C 7-1 255 Memphis Grizzlies 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 18 Spain
Eric Gordon G 6-4 215 Los Angeles Clippers 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
Brook Lopez C 7-0 270 New Jersey Nets 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
O.J. Mayo SG 6-5 210 Memphis Grizzlies 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Greg Oden C 7-0 273 Portland Trail Blazers 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Derrick Rose PG 6-3 200 Chicago Bulls 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Russell Westbrook G 6-3 200 Oklahoma City Thunder 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States