2015-2016 NBA Rising Stars Challenge Participants

2015-2016 World Roster

Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Bojan Bogdanovic F 6-8 216 Brooklyn Nets 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 1 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Croatia
Clint Capela PF 6-10 240 Houston Rockets 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 25 Switzerland
Mario Hezonja SG 6-8 220 Orlando Magic 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 5 Croatia
Nikola Jokic C 7-0 250 Denver Nuggets 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia
Trey Lyles SF 6-10 235 Utah Jazz 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada
United States
Nikola Mirotic F 6-10 250 Chicago Bulls 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 23 Montenegro
Spain
Emmanuel Mudiay SG 6-5 200 Denver Nuggets 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Raulzinho Neto PG 6-1 179 Utah Jazz 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 17 Brazil
Kristaps Porzingis FC 7-3 240 New York Knicks 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Latvia
Dwight Powell PF 6-11 240 Dallas Mavericks 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 15 Canada
Andrew Wiggins F 6-8 194 Minnesota Timberwolves 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Canada

2015-2016 USA Roster

Player Pos HT WT Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
Devin Booker SG 6-6 206 Phoenix Suns 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
Jordan Clarkson G 6-5 194 Los Angeles Lakers 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
Rodney Hood F 6-8 205 Utah Jazz 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
Zach LaVine SG 6-5 208 Minnesota Timberwolves 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
Nerlens Noel FC 6-11 220 Philadelphia Sixers 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
Jahlil Okafor C 6-11 275 Philadelphia Sixers 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Jabari Parker F 6-8 245 Milwaukee Bucks 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Elfrid Payton G 6-4 185 Orlando Magic 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
D'Angelo Russell SG 6-5 198 Los Angeles Lakers 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Marcus Smart PG 6-4 220 Boston Celtics 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
Karl-Anthony Towns C 7-0 248 Minnesota Timberwolves 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Dominican Republic