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Draft Resume

RSS
2010
Round Pick Player College
No Selections
2000 - 2009
2009
Round Pick Player College
1. 30 Christian Eyenga Congo
2. 46 Danny Green North Carolina
*Cleveland acquired Emir Preldzic from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for cash considerations. Preldzic was selected by the Suns with the 57th overall pick.
2008
Round Pick Player College
1. 19 J.J. Hickson North Carolina State
*Cleveland acquired Darnell Jackson from the Miami Heat in exchange for the lower of the Cavaliers two second round picks in the 2009 NBA Draft. Jackson was selected by the Heat with the 52nd overall pick. The Cavaliers purchased the rights to Sasha Kaun from the Seattle Sonics. Kaun was selected by the Sonics with 56th overall pick.
2007
Round Pick Player College
No Selections
2006
Round Pick Player College
1. 25 Shannon Brown Michigan State
2. 42 Daniel Gibson Texas
2. 55 Ejike Ugboaja Nigeria
2005
Round Pick Player College
No Selections
*Cleveland acquired Martynas Andriuskevicius from the Orlando Magic in exchange for a second-round pick and cash. Andriuskevicius was selected by the Magic with the 44th overall pick. Cavaliers acquired a second-round pick in the 2006 NBA Draft from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Jiri Welsch.
2004
Round Pick Player College
1. 10 Luke Jackson Oregon
2003
Round Pick Player College
1. 1 LeBron James St. Vincent-St. Mary HS
2. 30 Jason Kapono UCLA
2002
Round Pick Player College
1. 6 Dajuan Wagner Memphis
2. 35 Carlos Boozer Duke
2001
Round Pick Player College
1. 8 DeSagana Diop Oak Hill Academy HS
1. 20 Brendan Haywood* North Carolina
2. 36 Jeff Trepagnier Southern California
*Cleveland selected Brendan Haywood with the 20th pick in the first round. The Cavaliers acquired Michael Doleac from Orlando in exchange for Haywood.
2000
Round Pick Player College
1. 8 Jamal Crawford* Michigan
*Cleveland selected Jamal Crawford with the eighth pick in the first round and traded Crawford and cash to Chicago for Chris Mihm.
1990 - 1999
1999
Round Pick Player College
1. 8 Andre Miller Utah
1. 11 Trajan Langdon Duke
2. 39 A.J. Bramlett Arizona
1998
Round Pick Player College
2. 48 Ryan Stack South Carolina
1997
Round Pick Player College
1. 13 Derek Anderson Kentucky
1. 16 Brevin Knight Stanford
2. 45 Cedric Henderson Memphis
1996
Round Pick Player College
1. 12 Vitaly Potapenko Wright State
1. 20 Zydrunas Ilgauskas Lithuania
2. 56 Reggie Geary Arizona
1995
Round Pick Player College
1. 17 Bob Sura Florida State
2. 39 Donny Marshall Connecticut
1994
Round Pick Player College
2. 42 Gary Collier Tulsa
1993
Round Pick Player College
1. 22 Chris Mills Arizona
1992
Round Pick Player College
No Selections
1991
Round Pick Player College
1. 11 Terrell Brandon Oregon
2. 39 Jimmy Oliver Purdue
*Cleveland traded its 1996 second pick and other considerations to the Houston Rockets for forward Keith Hughes, selected by the Rockets with the 47th overall pick.
1990
Round Pick Player College
2. 52 Stefano Rusconi Ranger Varese
*Cavaliers selected Stefano Rusconi of Ranger, Italy with the 52nd choice and traded his rights along with future considerations to Phoenix for the rights to Milos Babic of Tennessee Tech who was chosen by the Suns with the 50th overall pick.
1980 - 1989
1989
Round Pick Player College
1. 25 John Morton Seton Hall
2. 43 Chucky Brown North Carolina State
1988
Round Pick Player College
1. 22 Randolph Keys Southern Mississippi
3. 64 Winston Bennett Kentucky
1987
Round Pick Player College
1. 7 Kevin Johnson California
2. 41 Kannard Johnson Western Kentucky
3. 52 Donald Royal Notre Dame
4. 75 Chris Dudley Yale
4. 80 Carven Holcombe Texas Christian
5. 98 Carl Lott Texas Christian
6. 121 Harold Jensen Villanova
7. 144 Michael Foster South Carolina
*Cavaliers traded Keith Lee to Portland in exchange for Jim Paxson. Trade was later rescinded due to Lee not passing a physical.
1986
Round Pick Player College
1. 1 Brad Daugherty North Carolina
1. 8 Ron Harper Miami (Ohio)
2. 29 Johnny Newman Richmond
3. 50 Kevin Henderson Cal State-Fullerton
4. 73 Warren Martin North Carolina
5. 96 Ben Davis Gardner-Webb
6. 119 Gilbert Wilburn New Mexico State
7. 142 Ralph Dalton Georgetown
*Cavaliers traded Roy Hinson and other considerations to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for the 76ers first-round pick (first overall). With the first pick Cleveland selected Brad Daugherty from North Carolina. Also that day, Cleveland acquired Mark Price (25th overall selection) from Dallas in exchange for a 1989 second round draft choice and other considerations.
1985
Round Pick Player College
1. 9 Charles Oakley Virginia Union
2. 30 Calvin Duncan VCU
2. 45 John Williams Tulane
3. 55 Herb Johnson Tulsa
4. 79 Mark Davis Old Dominion
5. 101 Gunther Behnke West Germany
6. 125 Ricky Johnson Illinois State
7. 147 Buzz Peterson North Carolina
*Cleveland drafted Charles Oakley with the ninth overall pick and Calvin Duncan with the 30th pick. Cleveland then traded Oakley and Duncan to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Keith Lee (11th pick overall).
1984
Round Pick Player College
1. 12 Tim McCormick Michigan
2. 27 Ron Anderson Fresno State
3. 50 Ben McDonald UC-Irvine
3. 60 Leonard Mitchell LSU
4. 73 Art Aaron Northwestern
5. 96 Vince Hinchen Boise State
6. 119 Matt Doherty North Carolina
7. 142 Joe Jakubick Akron
8. 165 Elliot Beard Oberlin
9. 187 John Shimko Xavier (Ohio)
10. 209 Darrell Space NE Illinois
*Cleveland selected Tim McCormick of Michigan with the 12th overall pick. McCormick and Cliff Robinson and an undisclosed amount of cash were traded to the Washington Bullets for Mel Turpin, the sixth overall pick.
1983
Round Pick Player College
1. 20 Roy Hinson Rutgers
1. 24 Stewart Granger Villanova
2. 27 John Garris Boston College
3. 50 Paul Thompson Tulane
3. 56 Larry Anderson UNLV
3. 66 Les Craft Kansas State
3. 67 Derrick Hord Kentucky
4. 73 Dwight Jones Cincinnati
5. 96 Chris Logan Holy Cross
6. 119 Mel McLaughlin Central Michigan
7. 142 John Columbo John Carroll
8. 165 Larry Tucker Lewis (Ill.)
9. 187 Joe Brown Georgia State
10. 208 Jon Hanley Xavier (Ohio)
1982
Round Pick Player College
1. 12 John Bagley Boston College
2. 28 David Magley Kansas
3. 47 Mike Wilson Marquette
4. 70 Reggie Hannah South Alabama
5. 93 Terry White UTEP
6. 116 Vince Reynolds South Florida
7. 139 Randy Reed Kansas State
8. 162 Monty Knight VCU
9. 185 Tony Hafley South Alabama
10. 206 Durand Walker Marion
1981
Round Pick Player College
3. 55 Mickey Dillard Florida State
3. 59 Boo Bowers American
4. 74 Ethan Martin LSU
5. 96 Ken Page New Mexico
6. 120 Aaron Strayhorn Hawaii
7. 142 Andre Smith Nebraska
8. 166 Glen Marcus UAB
9. 187 Paul Roba Cleveland State
10. 208 Greg Boone Augsburg
1980
Round Pick Player College
1. 22 Chad Kinch UNC-Charlotte
3. 53 Stuart House Washington State
3. 55 Wayne Abrams Southern Illinois
3. 68 Ron Jones Illinois State
4. 77 Murray Brown Florida State
5. 101 LaVon Williams Kentucky
6. 123 Antonio Martin Oral Roberts
8. 147 Leroy Berry Wilmington (Ohio)
8. 166 Jim Ellinghausen Ohio State
9. 187 Melvin Crafter Central State (Ohio)
1970 - 1979
1979
Round Pick Player College
2. 26 Bruce Flowers Notre Dame
3. 65 Bill Laimbeer Notre Dame
4. 70 Rick Swing The Citadel
5. 91 Matt Simpkins Georgia Southern
6. 112 Joe Manning North Texas State
7. 131 Steve Skaggs Ohio University
8. 151 Mark Haymore Massachusetts
9. 169 Tim Joyce Ohio University
10. 188 Terry Peavy Point Park
1978
Round Pick Player College
1. 15 Mike Mitchell Auburn
2. 33 Harry Davis Florida State
3. 57 Ken Higgs LSU
4. 78 Stan Rome Clemson
5. 99 Ken Koenigs Kansas
6. 123 Ron Bell Virginia Tech
7. 143 Tony Smith UNLV
8. 161 Roland Martin Missouri Southern
9. 180 Steve Bayless Central State (Ohio)
10. 194 Gary Winston Army
1977
Round Pick Player College
2. 33 Ed Jordan Rutgers
3. 55 Steve Grote Michigan
4. 77 Melvin Jones West Texas State
5. 99 Alphonso Smith Jackson State
6. 121 Ron Cox East Washington State
7. 141 Bob Riddle Eastern Michigan
8. 160 Tom Cutter Western Michigan
1976
Round Pick Player College
1. 15 Chuckie Williams Kansas State
2. 32 Mo Howard Maryland
3. 50 Gary Cole Wisconsin-Parkside
4. 66 John Engles Pennsylvania
5. 84 Ed Lawrence McNeese State
6. 102 Harry Davis Morris Brown
7. 120 John Britt Western Kentucky
8. 123 Dave Koehler Wisconsin
8. 138 Tim Sisneros Middle Tennessee
10. 155 Bruce Parkinson Purdue
10. 171 Elisha McSweeney Mankato State
1975
Round Pick Player College
1. 15 John Lambert Southern California
2. 28 Dan Roundfield Central Michigan
2. 33 Mel Utley St. John's
3. 45 Ted Hathaway Cleveland State
4. 62 Eric Fernsten San Francisco
5. 79 Jim Lee Syracuse
5. 82 Mike Odemns Western Kentucky
6. 99 Henry Ward Jackson State
7. 116 Shawn Leftwick Jacksonville
8. 136 Andre McCarter UCLA
9. 152 Skip Howard Bowling Green
10. 167 Eric Anderson Macalester
1974
Round Pick Player College
1. 8 Campy Russell Michigan
3. 38 Foots Walker West Georgia
3. 39 Kevin Restani San Francisco
4. 57 Jim Foster Connecticut
5. 75 Gary Novak Notre Dame
6. 93 Aron Stewart Richmond
7. 111 Mike Robinson Michigan State
8. 129 Kerry Hughes Wisconsin
9. 147 Jim Buskofsky Upper Iowa
10. 164 Jim Kelly Loras
1973
Round Pick Player College
1. 2 Jim Brewer Minnesota
2. 26 Al Hornyak Ohio State
3. 37 Jim O'Brien Maryland
3. 40 Ozzie Edwards Oklahoma City
3. 41 Jim Lister Sam Houston
4. 57 Luke Witte Ohio State
5. 74 John Coughran California
6. 91 Willie Calvert Abilene Christian
7. 108 Larry Farmer UCLA
8. 125 John Ritter Indiana
9. 142 Les Taylor Murray State
10. 156 Dean Martin Baldwin-Wallace
1972
Round Pick Player College
1. 3 Dwight Davis Houston
2. 24 Steve Hawes Washington
4. 50 Hank Siemiontskowski Villanova
5. 66 Sam Cash California-Riverside
6. 83 Tom Parker Kentucky
7. 100 Steve Davidson West Texas State
8. 116 Roger Evans Kent State
9. 132 Greg Starrick Southern Illinois
10. 145 Kent Martens Abilene Christian
1971
Round Pick Player College
1. 1 Austin Carr Notre Dame
2. 18 Steve Patterson UCLA
2. 35 Willie Long New Mexico
3. 36 Gerald Lockett Arkansas AM&N
3. 41 Jackie Ridgle California
4. 52 Cliff Harris Hardin Simmons
5. 69 Brian Mahoney Manhattan
6. 86 Mike Childress Colorado State
7. 103 Tom Bush Drake
8. 120 Charlie Davis Wake Forest
9. 137 Rich Walker Bowling Green
10. 153 Jim Meredith Washington State
1970
Round Pick Player College
1. 7 John Johnson Iowa
2. 26 Dave Sorenson Ohio State
3. 41 Surry Oliver Stephen F. Austin
4. 60 Glen Vidnovic Iowa
5. 75 Wayne Sokolowski Ashland
6. 94 Joe Cooke Indiana
7. 109 Narvis Anderson Stephen F. Austin
8. 128 Walt Robertson Loyola (Ill.)
9. 143 Tom Lagodich Kent State
10. 162 Ken Johnson Indiana
1970 Expansion Draft
Player College
Butch Beard Atlanta
Len Chappell Milwaukee
Johnny Egan L.A. Lakers
Bobby Lewis San Francisco
McCoy McLemore Detroit
Don Ohl Atlanta
Walt Wesley Chicago
Loy Peterson Chicago
Luther Rackley Cincinnati
Bobby Smith San Diego
John Warren New York