Former D-Leaguers In The NBA

An all-time high 44 NBA Development League alumni highlighted 2007-08 NBA opening day rosters. The 44 former D-Leaguers on NBA opening day rosters accounted for 10 percent of players currently in the NBA and surpasses the previous high of 35 featured on 2006-07 NBA start-of-season rosters.

Click here for sortable season stats on former D-League players who have appeared in an NBA game this season.

Following is the list of players with D-League connections on NBA rosters.

Player
NBA Team
Last D-League Team (season)
Pos.
Ht.
Wt.
College
Atlanta Hawks
Fort Wayne (07-08)
G
6-7
195
Delta State

Boston Celtics
Utah (07-08, assigned)
G
6-4
170
USC

Charlotte Bobcats
Roanoke (03-05)
G
6-6
212
Notre Dame
Charlotte Bobcats
Sioux Falls (07-08, assigned)
F
6-10
230
Alabama
Charlotte Bobcats
Fort Worth (06-07, assigned)
C
7-0
230
UCLA

Chicago Bulls
Rio Grande Valley (07-08, assigned)
G
6-4
211
Michigan State
Chicago Bulls
Iowa (07-08, assigned)
G
6-3
190
Oklahomas State
Chicago Bulls
Iowa (07-08, assigned)
G
6-8
216
Syracuse
Chicago Bulls
Rio Grande Valley (07-08, assigned)
F
6-9
235
North Carolina State

Cleveland Cavaliers
Fayetteville (02-03)
G
6-5
220
UT-San Antonio
Cleveland Cavaliers
Colorado (07-08)
F
6-8
215
Idaho
Cleveland Cavaliers
Albuquerque (06-07, assigned)
F-C
6-11
251
Saint Joseph's
Cleveland Cavaliers
Colorado (07-08, assigned)
G
6-5
220
Kansas

Dallas Mavericks
Fort Worth (06-07, assigned)
G
6-0
175
Northeastern
Dallas Mavericks
Tulsa (05-06, assigned)
F
6-8
240
LSU

Denver Nuggets
Idaho Stampede (07-08, assigned)
G
6-0
177
Florida

Detroit Pistons
Sioux Falls (06-07, assigned)
F
6-9
210
Westchester HS
Detroit Pistons
Fort Wayne (07-08, assigned)
C
7-1
245
Senegal

Golden State Warriors
Fort Worth (06-07)
G
6-5
220
Kentucky
Golden State Warriors
Fayetteville (02-03)
F
6-7
226
UCLA
Golden State Warriors
Bakersfield 06-07, assigned)
C
7-0
249
Bradley
Golden State Warriors
Bakersfield (07-8, assigned)
C
7-2
240
Serbia
Golden State Warriors
Rio Grande Valley Vipers
G
6-2
180
Tennessee

Houston Rockets
Mobile (02-03)
G
6-2
177
Fresno State
Houston Rockets
Rio Grande Valley (Assigned, 2007-08)
G
6-0
161
Oregon
Houston Rockets
Colorado (06-07)
F
6-5
240
Rice
Houston Rockets
Albuquerque (05-06)
F
6-6
238
Kentucky
Houston Rockets
Rio Grande Valley (07-08, assigned)
F
6-10
220
Marquette
Houston Rockets
Dakota (06-07)
F
6-10
260
Wyoming

Indiana Pacers
Sioux Falls (06-07)
G
6-6
215
Oklahoma State
Indiana Pacers
Anaheim (06-07)
G
6-4
200
Houston

Los Angeles Clippers
Bakersfield (07-08)
G
5-10
173
Seton Hall
Los Angeles Clippers
Tulsa (07-08, assigned)
F
6-11
235
Nevada
Los Angeles Clippers
Fort Worth (05-06, assigned)
F
6-9
225
North Carolina State

Los Angeles Lakers
L.A. D-Fenders (06-07, assigned)
G
6-2
180
UCLA

Memphis Grizzlies
SIoux Falls (06-07)
F
6-9
245
DePaul
Memphis Grizzlies
(Fort Worth, assigned 06-07)
F
6-7
215
Washington

Miami Heat
Florida (05-06, assigned)
C
7-0
245
Memphis
Miami Heat
Idaho (07-08)
G/F
6-7
215
Oregon
Miami Heat
Arkansas (06-07, assigned)
C
6-9
240
Florida State
Miami Heat
Florida (04-05)
G
6-4
180
Fordham
Miami Heat
Florida (05-06, assigned)
G
6-8
205
South Kent Prep HS

Milwaukee Bucks
Mobile (02-03)
F
6-6
228
DePaul
Milwaukee Bucks
Dakota (06-07)
F
6-6
225
Arizona State

Minnesota Timberwolves
Florida (05-06, assigned)
F
6-8
200
Gulf Shores Academy (HS)

New Orleans Hornets
Tulsa 66ers (06-07, assigned)
F
6-8
225
Brazil

Orlando Magic
Anaheim Arsenal (06-07, assigned)
F
6-10
235
Illinois
Orlando Magic
Anaheim Arsenal (07-08, assigned)
C
7-0
240
Ukraine

Philadelphia 76ers
Colorado 14ers (06-07)
F
6-9
225
UNLV
Philadelphia 76ers
Fort Worth Flyers (06-07, assigned)
G
6-1
175
South Gwinnett HS

Phoenix Suns
Albuquerque Thunderbirds (07-08, assigned)
G
6-6
205
Wisconsin

Portland Trailblazers
Fort Worth Flyers (05-06, assigned)
G-F
6-7
229
Seattle Prep HS

Sacramento Kings
Roanoke Dazzle (03-04)
C
7-0
223
Nebraska
Sacramento Kings
Dakota (06-07)
C
6-10
260
Wyoming

San Antonio Spurs
Fort Worth Flyers (06-07)
C
6-6
215
Portland State

Seattle Supersonics
Idaho Stampede (06-07, assigned)
C
6-11
230
Senegal

Toronto Raptors
Fort Worth (05-06)
F
6-8
190
Meridian CC

Utah Jazz
Utah (assigned, 07-08)
G
6-6
225
Rice
Utah Jazz
Utah (assigned, 07-08)
C
7-1
288
Ukraine
Utah Jazz
Asheville (01-02, assigned)
G
6-2
181
Syracuse
Utah Jazz
Idaho Stampede (06-07, assigned)
G
6-6
215
Skyline HS

Washington Wizards
Roanoke Dazzle (05-06, assigned)
F
6-11
248
South Kent Prep (CT)