NBA draft picks out of Minnesota

Minnesota basketball team is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in Big 10 conference and is known as the Golden Gophers.

54 players coming from Minnesota has been selected in NBA draft history, 18 in first round (0 during last 10 years), 5 in second round and 3 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Minnesota was selected in NBA draft was in 2004.

NBA teams with most selected players out of Minnesota: Los Angeles Lakers (15 times), Atlanta Hawks (6), Milwaukee Bucks (4).

NBA draft picks out of Minnesota1

1978111Mychal ThompsonPortland Trail Blazers
1973212Jim BrewerCleveland Cavaliers
1980313Kevin McHaleBoston Celtics
1966414Lou HudsonSt. Louis Hawks
1982616Trent TuckerNew York Knicks
1955616Dick GarmakerMinneapolis Lakers
1973717Ron BehagenKansas City-Omaha Kings
2000919Joel PrzybillaHouston Rockets
1990919Willie BurtonMiami Heat
1954919Ed KalafatMinneapolis Lakers
197710110Ray WilliamsNew York Knicks
195110110Whitey SkoogMinneapolis Lakers
19601224Ron JohnsonDetroit Pistons
200414114Kris HumphriesUtah Jazz
19551426Chuck MencelMinneapolis Lakers
198318118Randy BreuerMilwaukee Bucks
199919119Quincy LewisUtah Jazz
199723124Bobby JacksonSeattle SuperSonics
199725126John ThomasNew York Knicks
19582541George KlineMinneapolis Lakers
19572541Jed DormeyerCincinnati Royals
199826126Sam JacobsonLos Angeles Lakers
19912821Kevin LynchCharlotte Hornets
19663747Archie ClarkLos Angeles Lakers
1950374n.d.Bud GrantMinneapolis Lakers
19544559Buzz BennettMinneapolis Lakers
199446219Voshon LenardMilwaukee Bucks
19845134Jim PetersenHouston Rockets
200355226Rick RickertMinnesota Timberwolves
19575782Doug BolstorffDetroit Pistons
19735947Clyde TurnerMilwaukee Bucks
198661314John ShaskyUtah Jazz
19656175Terry KunzeSt. Louis Hawks
197064413Larry MikanLos Angeles Lakers
195971104Roger JohnsonMinneapolis Lakers
197379510Dave WinfieldAtlanta Hawks
19627998Bill MatsonLos Angeles Lakers
19548098Dick GarmakerMinneapolis Lakers
196686102Don YatesSt. Louis Hawks
196891713Tom KondlaMilwaukee Bucks
196598134Mel NorthwaySt. Louis Hawks
1982102510Mark HallAtlanta Hawks
197110674Ollie ShannonCincinnati Royals
1985109516Tommy DavisDallas Mavericks
197110977Eric HillSan Diego Rockets
197811666Dave WineyBoston Celtics
198212469Gary HolmesDetroit Pistons
1978130620Osborne LockhartPhiladelphia 76ers
1973151914Corky TaylorBoston Celtics
197917195James JacksonChicago Bulls
1969207181Al NunessPhoenix Suns
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Bob GelleMinneapolis Lakers
1952n.d.n.d.n.d.Dick MeansMinneapolis Lakers
1947n.d.n.d.n.d.Don SmithChicago Stags
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by their country