2002
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Yao Ming
1
China
Houston Rockets
Shanghai Sharks
Nikoloz Tskitishvili
5
Georgia
Denver Nuggets
Benetton Treviso
Maybyner “Nene” Hilario
7
Brazil
Denver Nuggets
Vasco de Gama
Bostjan Nachbar
15
Slovenia
Houston Rockets
Benetton Treviso
Jiri Welsch
16
Czech Republic
G.S. Warriors
Olimpija Ljublajana
Nenad Krstic
24
Serbia and Montenegro
New Jersey Nets
KK Partizan
Robert Archibald
32
Scotland
Memphis Grizzlies
Illinois
Dan Gadzuric
34
Netherlands
Milwaukee Bucks
UCLA
Milos Vujanic
36
Serbia and Montenegro
New York Knicks
Partizan
David Andersen
37
Australia
Atlanta Hawks
Kinder Bologna
Juan Carlos Navarro
40
Spain
Washington Wizards
F.C. Barcelona
Mario Kasun
41
Croatia
L.A. Clippers
Opel Skyliners
Peter Fehse
49
Germany
Seattle SuperSonics
SV Halle
Darius Songaila
50
Lithuania
Boston Celtics
Wake Forest
Federico Kammerichs
51
Argentina
Portland Trail Blazers
Ourense
Mladen Sekularac
55
Serbia and Montenegro
Dallas Mavericks
FMP Zeleznik
Luis Scola
56
Argentina
San Antonio
Tau Ceramica
2001
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Pau Gasol
3
Spain
Memphis Grizzlies
F.C. Barcelona
DeSagana Diop
8
Senegal
Cleveland Cavaliers
Oak Hill H.S. (Va.)
Vladimir Radmanovich
12
Serbia Montenegro
Seattle SuperSonics
FMP Zeleznik
Raul Lopez
24
Spain
Utah Jazz
Real Madrid
Samuel Dalembert
26
Haiti
Philadelphia 76ers
Seton Hall
Tony Parker
28
France
San Antonio Spurs
Paris Basket Racing
Mehmet Okur
38
Turkey
Detroit Pistons
Efes Pilsen
Ousmane Cisse
47
Mali
Denver Nuggets
St. Jude Catholic HS
Antonis Fotsis
48
Greece
Memphis Grizzlies
Panathinaikos
Ruben Boumtje Boumtje
50
Cameroon
Portland Trail Blazers
Georgetown
Roberta Javotkas
56
Lithuania
San Antonio
Lietuvos Rytas
2000
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Jerome Moiso
11
France
Boston Celtics
UCLA
Hidayet Turkoglu
16
Turkey
Sacramento Kings
Efes Pilsen
Jamaal Magloire
19
Canada
Charlotte Hornets
Kentucky
Dalibor Bagaric
24
Serbia Montenegro
Chicago Bulls
Benston Zagreb
Iakovos Tsakalidis
25
Greece
Phoenix Suns
AEK
Mamadou N’diaye
26
Nigeria
Denver Nuggets
Auburn
Primoz Brezec
27
Slovenia
Indiana Pacers
Olimpija Ljumbjana
Marko Jaric
30
Serbia Montenegro
L.A. Clippers
Fortitudo Bologna
Soumalia Samake
36
Mali
New Jersey Nets
Cincinnati Stuff (IBL)
Eduardo Najera
39
Mexico
Houston Rockets
Oklahoma
Hanno Mottola
40
Finland
Atlanta Hawks
Utah
Olumide Oyedeji
42
Nigeria
Seattle SuperSonics
DJK Wurzburg
Josip Sesar
47
Croatia
Seattle SuperSonics
Cibona Zagreb
Igor Rakocevic
51
Serbia-Montenegro
Minnesota T-wolves
Red Star Belgrade
1999
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Aleksandar Radojevic
12
Serbia Montenegro
Toronto Raptors
Barton Country Col.
Frederic Weis
15
France
New York Knicks
Limoges (France)
Andrei Kirilenko
24
Russia
Utah Jazz
CSKA (Russia)
Wang Zhizhi
36
China
Dallas Mavericks
Beijing Rockets
Obinna Ekezie
37
Nigeria
Vancouver Grizzlies
Maryland
Goran Giricek
40
Croatia
Dallas Mavericks
Zagreb, Croatia
Francisco Elson
41
Netherlands
Denver Nuggets
California
Todd MacCulloch
47
Canada
Philadelphia 76ers
Washington
Emanuel Ginobili
57
Argentina
San Antonio Spurs
Reggio Calabria
1998
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Michael Olowokandi
1
Nigeria
L.A. Clippers
Pacific
Dirk Nowitzki
9
Germany
Milwaukee Bucks
DJK Wurzburg
Radoslav Nesterovic
17
Slovenia
Minnesota T-wolves
Kinder Bologna
Mirsad Turkcan
18
Turkey
Houston Rockets
Efes Pilsen
Felipe Lopez
24
Dominican Republic
San Antonio Spurs
St. John’s
Vladimir Stepania
27
Georgia
Seattle SuperSonics
Olimpija (Ljubljana)
Bruno Sundov
35
Croatia
Dallas Mavericks
Split (Croatia)
Sean Marks
44
New Zealand
New York Knicks
California
Andrew Betts
50
Australia
Charlotte Hornets
Long Beach State
1997
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Tim Duncan
1
U.S. Virgin Islands
San Antonio Spurs
Wake Forest
Adonal Foyle
8
Grenadines
Golden State Warriors
Colgate
Tariq Abdul-Wahad
11
France
Sacramento Kings
San Jose State
Chris Antsey
18
Australia
Portland Trail Blazers
SE Melbourne Magic
Serge Zwikker
30
Netherlands
Houston Rockets
North Carolina
Marko Milic
34
Slovenia
Philadelphia 76ers
Smelt Olimpija
Predrag Drobnjak
49
Serbia Montenegro
Washington Wizards
Partizan (Belgrade)
Alain Digbeu
50
France
Atlanta Hawks
Villeurbanne (France)
C.J. Bruton
53
Australia
Memphis Grizzlies
Indiana Hills
Paul Rogers
54
Australia
LA Lakers
Gonzaga
Ben Pepper
56
Australia
Boston Celtics
Newcastle Falcons
Roberto Duenas
58
Spain
Chicago Bulls
F.C. Barcelona
1996
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Vitaly Potapenko
12
Ukraine
Cleveland Cavaliers
Wright State
Predrag Stojakovic
14
Serbia Montenegro
Sacramento Kings
PAOK
Steve Nash
15
Canada
Phoenix Suns
Santa Clara
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
20
Lithuania
Cleveland Cavaliers
Atletas (Lithuania)
Efthimios Rentzias
23
Greece
Denver Nuggets
PAOK
Martin Muursepp
25
Estonia
Utah Jazz
BC Kalev Tallinn
Doron Sheffer
36
Israel
L.A. Clippers
Connecticut
1995
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
George Zidek
22
Czech Republic
Charlotte Hornets
UCLA
Dragan Tarlac
31
Serbia Montenegro
Chicago Bulls
Olympiakos
Dejan Bodiroga
51
Serbia Montenegro
Sacramento Kings
Stefanel (Milan)
Aurelijius Zukauskas
55
Lithuania
Seattle SuperSonics
Lithuania
1994
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Yinka Dare
14
Nigeria
New Jersey
George Washington
Andrei Fetisov
36
Serbia Montenegro
Boston Celtics
Forum Valladolid
Zeljko Rebraca
54
Serbia Montenegro
Seattle SuperSonics
Partizan (Yugoslavia)
1993
PLAYER
NO.
COUNTRY
NBA TEAM
FORMER TEAM
Geert Hammink
26
Netherlands
Orlando Magic
LSU
Gheorghe Muresan
30
Romania
Washington Wizards
Pau Ortez
Richard Petruska
46
Czech Republic
Houston Rockets
UCLA
Marcelo Nicola
50
Argentina
Houston Rockets
N/A Argentina