2000 NBA Draft Early Entrant & Withdrawal List

U.S. college players who have withdrawn from the 2000 NBA Draft

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date College Class Draft Status YOS
Joshua Cross SG 6-4 220 Jul 9, 1979 Southern Illinois Jr 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Jason Kapono PF 6-8 213 Feb 4, 1981 UCLA Fr 2003 Rnd 2, Pick 2, Cleveland Cavaliers 9
D.A. Layne PG 6-0 172 Apr 28, 1979 Georgia So 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Brian Merriweather PG 6-3 185 Mar 13, 1978 Texas-RGV So 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Jeryl Sasser SG 6-6 200 Feb 13, 1979 Southern Methodist Jr 2001 Rnd 1, Pick 22, Orlando Magic 3
Kenny Satterfield PG 6-2 186 Apr 12, 1981 Cincinnati Fr 2001 Rnd 2, Pick 25, Dallas Mavericks 3
Karim Shabazz C 7-1 240 Nov 2, 1978 Providence Jr 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Joe White C 6-10 237 Dec 15, 1979 Texas A&M So 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0

International players who have withdrawn from the 2000 NBA Draft

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Class Draft Status YOS Nationality
Sani Becirovic SF 6-4 196 May 19, 1981 1981 DOB 2003 Rnd 2, Pick 17, Denver Nuggets 0 Slovenia
Goran Cakic PF 6-9 225 May 21, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Serbia
Antonis Fotsis C 6-8 248 Apr 1, 1981 1981 DOB 2001 Rnd 2, Pick 19, Vancouver Grizzlies 1 Greece
Vlado Ilijevski PG 6-2 181 Jan 19, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 North Macedonia
Yaseen Mahmood PF 6-8 195 Aug 12, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Qatar
Mehmet Okur C 6-11 249 May 26, 1979 1979 DOB 2001 Rnd 2, Pick 9, Detroit Pistons 10 Turkey
Lazaros Papadopoulos F-C 6-11 255 Jun 3, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Georgia / Greece
Kaya Peker PF 6-10 242 Aug 2, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Turkey
Teemu Rannikko PG 6-2 194 Sep 9, 1980 1980 DOB 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Finland
Mladen Sekularac G-F 6-8 205 Jan 29, 1981 1981 DOB 2002 Rnd 2, Pick 26, Dallas Mavericks 0 Montenegro
Kostas Tsartsaris F-C 6-11 250 Oct 17, 1979 1979 DOB 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Greece
Kerem Tunceri SG 6-4 190 Apr 14, 1979 1979 DOB 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Turkey

U.S. high school players who remain early entry candidates in the 2000 NBA Draft

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date High School Team Class Draft Status YOS
Darius Miles PF 6-9 210 Oct 9, 1981 East St. Louis Senior High School (Illinois) 1981 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Los Angeles Clippers 9
DeShawn Stevenson SG 6-5 218 Apr 3, 1981 Washington Union High School (California) 1981 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 23, Utah Jazz 13

U.S. college players who remain early entry candidates in the 2000 NBA Draft

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Pre-Draft Team Class Draft Status YOS
Erick Barkley PG 6-1 177 Feb 21, 1978 St. John's So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 28, Portland Trail Blazers 3
Ernest Brown C 7-0 244 May 17, 1979 Indian Hills So * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 23, Miami Heat 4
Schea Cotton SG 6-6 215 May 20, 1978 Alabama So * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Jamal Crawford SG/PG 6-5 195 Mar 20, 1980 Michigan Fr * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 8, Cleveland Cavaliers 18
Kaniel Dickens PF 6-8 215 Jul 21, 1978 Idaho Jr * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 21, Utah Jazz 5
Keyon Dooling PG/SG 6-3 196 May 8, 1980 Missouri So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 10, Orlando Magic 13
Khalid El-Amin PG 5-10 200 Apr 25, 1979 Connecticut Jr * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 5, Chicago Bulls 3
Steve Eldridge C 6-11   N/A Henderson State Sr * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Marcus Fizer PF 6-8 246 Aug 10, 1978 Iowa State Jr * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 4, Chicago Bulls 6
Donnell Harvey PF 6-8 220 Aug 26, 1980 Florida Fr * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 22, New York Knicks 5
Cory Hightower G-F 6-8 200 Jul 30, 1979 Indian Hills So * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 25, San Antonio Spurs 2
Rashaad Hines PG 5-10   Oct 8, 1977 Texas A&M-CC Jr * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Jimmie Hunter SG 6-4 180 Dec 24, 1977 Life So * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 2
DerMarr Johnson F-G 6-9 201 May 5, 1980 Cincinnati Fr * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 6, Atlanta Hawks 8
Mark Karcher SF 6-5 215 Nov 22, 1978 Temple Jr * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 19, Philadelphia Sixers 1
Andre Mahorn SF 6-6 215 Feb 19, 1978 Utah State Jr * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Paul McPherson SG 6-4 210 Jul 3, 1978 DePaul Jr * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 2
Chris Mihm C 7-0 265 Jul 16, 1979 Texas Jr * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Chicago Bulls 9
Mike Miller SF/SG 6-8 218 Feb 19, 1980 Florida So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Orlando Magic 17
Jerome Moiso PF 6-10 235 Jun 15, 1978 UCLA So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 11, Boston Celtics 5
Joel Przybilla C 7-1 245 Oct 10, 1979 Minnesota So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 9, Houston Rockets 13
Michael Redd SG 6-6 220 Aug 24, 1979 Ohio State Jr * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 14, Milwaukee Bucks 12
Quentin Richardson SG/SF 6-6 223 Apr 13, 1980 DePaul So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 18, Los Angeles Clippers 13
JaRon Rush SF 6-6 205 Apr 12, 1979 UCLA So * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0
Stromile Swift F-C 6-9 225 Nov 21, 1979 LSU So * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 2, Vancouver Grizzlies 9
Derrick Worrell SF 6-7 215 May 10, 1978 Pittsburgh Jr * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0

International players who remain early entry candidates in the 2000 NBA Draft

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Class Draft Status YOS Nationality
Dalibor Bagaric C 7-1 255 Feb 7, 1980 1980 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Chicago Bulls 3 Croatia
Primoz Brezec C 7-2 252 Oct 2, 1979 1979 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 27, Indiana Pacers 8 Slovenia
David Mushkudiani PF 6-9 250 Mar 12, 1980 1980 DOB * 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Georgia
Stevan Nadjfeji PF 6-8 216 Aug 16, 1979 1979 DOB * 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Serbia
Olumide Oyedeji C 6-11 240 May 11, 1981 1981 DOB * 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 13, Seattle SuperSonics 3 Nigeria
Alexei Savrasenko C 7-1 260 Feb 28, 1979 1979 DOB * 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted 0 Russia
Jake Tsakalidis C 7-2 285 Jun 10, 1979 1979 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 25, Phoenix Suns 7 Greece / Georgia
Hedo Turkoglu SF 6-10 220 Mar 19, 1979 1979 DOB * 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 16, Sacramento Kings 15 Turkey