NBA players drafted/signed out of Italy

29 players out of teams from Italy has been selected in NBA draft history, 12 in the first round (0 during the last 10 years), 13 in the second round and 1 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Italy was selected in the NBA draft was in 2022.

NBA teams with most selected players drafted out of Italy: Atlanta Hawks (5 times), Minnesota Timberwolves (4), Detroit Pistons (2).

Active NBA players drafted/signed out of Italy 1

Former NBA players out of Italy 1

NameDraftPos.HtIn the NBA
Marco Belinelli2007 (18)F/G1.96/ 6'5''2007202013
Thabo Sefolosha2006 (13)PF1.98/ 6'6''2006202014
Dairis Bertans2011 (-)SG/PG1.93/ 6'4''201820191
Jonas Jerebko2009 (39)PF/C2.08/ 6'10''200920199
D. Motiejunas2011 (20)C2.13/ 7'0''201220196
Manu Ginóbili1999 (57)G/F1.98/ 6'6''2002201816
Brandon Jennings2009 (10)PG1.85/ 6'1''200920189
Sasha Vujacic2004 (27)G/F2.01/ 6'7''2004201710
Andrea Bargnani2006 (1)C/PF2.13/ 7'0''2006201610
Gigi Datome2009 (-)SF2.03/ 6'8''201320152
Carlos Delfino2003 (25)F/G1.98/ 6'6''200420138
David Andersen2002 (36)C/PF2.12/ 6'11''200920112
Rasho Nesterovic1998 (17)C2.13/ 7'0''1998201012
Marko Jaric2000 (30)SG/PG2.01/ 6'7''200220097
Bostjan Nachbar2002 (15)PF/SF2.06/ 6'9''200220086
Uros Slokar2005 (58)PF/C2.08/ 6'10''200620071
Pavel Podkolzin2004 (21)C2.26/ 7'5''200420062
N. Tskitishvili2002 (5)C/PF2.13/ 7'0''200220064
Antoine Rigaudeau1993 (-)SG2.01/ 6'7''200220031
Sasha Djordjevic1989 (-)PG1.88/ 6'2''199619971
Vincenzo Esposito1991 (-)SG/PG1.94/ 6'4''199519961
Stefano Rusconi1990 (52)C/PF2.06/ 6'9''199519961

Other NBA draft picks out of Italy 1

20223626Gabriele ProcidaPortland Trail Blazers
198640216Augusto BinelliAtlanta Hawks
200546216Erazem LorbekIndiana Pacers
200346217Sani BecirovicDenver Nuggets
202250220Matteo SpagnoloMinnesota Timberwolves
199551222Dejan BodirogaSacramento Kings
201453223Alessandro GentileMinnesota Timberwolves
1984131615Oscar SchmidtNew Jersey Nets
1987136622Riccardo MorandottiAtlanta Hawks
19701671014Manuel RagaAtlanta Hawks
19701821112Dino MeneghinAtlanta Hawks
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by the country in which they were playing when drafted or signed if undrafted.
This site use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue, we'll assume that you accept our privacy policy. Accept and continue to siteReview cookies